SUSTAINABLE DRAINAGE SYSTEMS IN LONDON
Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) challenge and provide solutions for flooding risks in urban environments. By managing surface water runoff, taking advantage of rainwater and adopting reuse, reduce and change principles, SuDS aim to improve today’s urban spaces. Moreover, the systems also refer to biodiversity, water quality and climate change-related issues.
SuDS in London is a guide that introduces principles, components and designs of SuDS, identifies the London contexts, shares 24 case studies and provides information on the implementation of SuDS into London streets.