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Constructed wetlands: natural systems for water management. CWA 13th Annual Conference

When: Sept. 27, 2017 - Sept. 28, 2017

Where: Slimbridge Wetlands Centre, Gloucestershire. UK

'Constructed wetlands - natural systems for water management

Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Gloucestershire

The 13th Annual Conference ‘Constructed wetlands: natural systems for water management’ is taking place on the 27th & 28thSeptember 2017, in the beautiful surroundings of Slimbridge Wetlands Centre in Gloucestershire, UK.

Day one (27th September) will offer an ‘Introduction to Constructed Wetlands’ training session, with informative lectures in the morning followed by an afternoon guided visit to the treatment wetlands that serve the Slimbridge visitor centre.

Day two (28th September) will bring you up to date with the latest developments in constructed wetlands through presentations sharing the knowledge of leading academics and practitioners in the field of constructed wetlands with the key themes:

- Natural infrastructure vs hard engineering approaches
- Multiple benefits of wetland treatment systems
- Latest technology and developments in natural treatment systems

Day two participants can also attend the site visits in the afternoon of Day 1 and all participants are invited to join us for a social gathering on the evening of the 27th September.

We are no longer seeking speakers but if you have new research, case studies or technical expertise that you would like to share, you may like to enter our poster competition. There will be a cash prize for the best one! Further details here.

Training morning, 27th September
Site visit, 27th September
Conference programme and speakers, 28th September
Prices and booking
Travel and accommodation
Poster competition

For further information or if you have any questions, please contact Kirsty Brown on