Constructed wetlands need management

29 Oct 2014 - 13:11

Constructed wetlands come in many shapes and forms, and are designed for different purposes. They are not natural systems, and most often they don’t work or at least as well as their makers would like especially if they are not managed. The problem is that we expect biological systems to operate according to our demands, but nature doesn’t run on a human clock. Read more about the case of the stormwater retention ponds on the Liesbeek River from attachment: Constructed wetlands need attention