by the Environment Agency, chaired by Sembcorp Bournemouth Water
Sustainable Drainage System (SUDS) Phase I.
A series of five on-line lagoons of varying depths covering approx.
1 hectare, installed in the upper reaches of the catchment within Bourne
Valley Nature Reserve (SSSI, SPA, SAC, Ramsar site).
Project funded by English Nature and Borough of Poole.
2001 – SUDS
Phase II. A shallow wetland
(approx. 2500m2) constructed off-line and a short way upstream
of Phase I. Project
funded by Borough of Poole.
– An Environment Agency-led
SUDS workshop for Poole and Bournemouth
local authority planners and other delegates. Both local authorities
have subsequently issued supplementary planning guidance on the use of SUDS. Partnership funded.
Operation Streamclean, addressing grey- & black-water
misconnections throughout the catchment, launched & funded by Wessex