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Stormwater wetlands are constructed to treat stormwater runoff by mimicking the physical, chemical, and biological functions of natural wetlands. Constructed wetlands consist of shallow pools that support wetland vegetation and wildlife. The natural processes remove pollutants from runoff before discharging to local streams and waterways.


Constructed wetland at Carolina Forest Recreation Center


From NCDENR Stormwater BMP Manual

For more information about Stormwater Wetlands, visit NCSU’s Stormwater Wetlands website.

Stormwater Wetlands section from SC Coastal Low Impact Development Manual

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