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Bibliographic details for BioretentionA shallow excavated surface depression containing prepared filter media, mulch, and planted with selected vegetation.: Filter mediaThe engineered soil component of bioretention cell or dry swale designs, typically with a high rate of infiltration and designed to retain contaminants through filtration and adsorption to particles.

  • Page name: BioretentionA shallow excavated surface depression containing prepared filter media, mulch, and planted with selected vegetation.: Filter mediaLID SWMStormwater Management Planning and Design Guide
  • Author: LIDLow Impact Development. A stormwater management strategy that seeks to mitigate the impacts of increased urban runoff and stormwater pollution by managing it as close to its source as possible. It comprises a set of site design approaches and small scale stormwater management practices that promote the use of natural systems for infiltration and evapotranspiration, and rainwater harvesting. SWMStormwater Management Planning and Design Guide contributors
  • Publisher: Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program
  • Date of last revision: 15 November 2019 20:01 UTC
  • Date retrieved: 25 September 2020 03:27 UTC
  • Permanent URL: https://wiki.sustainabletechnologies.ca/index.php?title=Bioretention:_Filter_media&oldid=10502
  • Page Version ID: 10502