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Introduction to SuDS 2016

as rain soaks into the ground or gets carried away by rivers but in urban areas the built environment alters the natural drainage of water with ... rainfall in the midlands and the north of england led to large-scale urban flooding with over 55,000 properties affected two thirds of these ... water run-off can cause water quality problems as water runs over hard urban surfaces it picks up pollutants that are washed into water courses

Introduction to SuDS 2016

from flooding and if those of us responsible for the development of urban spaces are to maintain our quality of life while protecting the