WASTEWATER GARDENS®
  Constructed Wetlands              


Humedales Artificiales
    (WWG)

JARDINES DEPURADORES DE AGUAS RESIDUALES

          JARDIN D'EPURATION DES EAUX USEES

Zones Humides Artificielles
 Schools
 Escuelas
 Ecoles
Hotel & Restaurants 
Hoteles & Restaurantes 
Hôtels & Restaurants 
Public parks 
Parques públicos 
Parcs publics 
 Homes
 Residencias
 Résidences
 Office buildings 
 Oficinas 
 Public centersBureaux 
 Centros públicos 
 Centres publics 
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Overview
Introduction - understanding sewage water
The Technology & Legal Compliance
Water Treatment Levels & Treated Water Usage
Sound Economics of WWG - Using WWG as economic incentives
Advantages of WWG: an ideal solution
Important Design Factors and Maintenance
 
Construction and installation Process
Our commitment & expertise
The Planetary Coral Reef Foundation (PCRF)
What people say about WWG
Project references

Overview downloads

Photos and applicability in...
Homes
Resorts & Hotels
Schools & Research Centres
Communities

Scientific Papers

 

Resources about constructed wetlands

Special announcements, workshops, conferences,...

Links

CONTACT





LINKS


Through this non-exhaustive list we seek to encourage further research and knowledge about constructed wetlands and their potential in solving numerous problems of sewage with immense ecological productivity, as well as the field of ecological engineering in general. The presence of authors and organizations on this website does not represent our endorsement of presented views or results. We have not requested authorization to publish these websites addresses. Shall you wish to be removed from this list, please write us.
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Affiliated Organizations


The Institute of Ecotechnics

http://www.ecotechnics.edu/

The Biosphere Foundation
http://www.biospherefoundation.org/

Tropic Venture - Education and Research Foundation
http://www.eyeontherainforest.org/

Biospherics
http://www.biospherics.org/

Global Ecotechnics Corporation
http://www.globalecotechnics.com/

Pastoral Regeneration Projects
http://www.birdwooddowns.com

The October Gallery
http://www.octobergallery.co.uk

Planet Water Expeditions
http://www.rvheraclitus.org

Planetary Coral Reef Foundation
http://www.pcrf.org

Articles & Information about constructed wetlands
and related to sewage


World Convention on wetlands - The RAMSAR convention
Policy, Legal and Institutional Frameworks

http://www.ramsar.org/wurc/wurc_library.htm

UNEP, Examples of Environmental Applications of Phytotechnology, C. Constructed Wetlands
http://www.unep.or.jp/ietc/Publications/Freshwater/FMS7/14.asp

EPA (United States Environment Protection Agency)
water.epa.gov/type/wetlands/restore/cwetlands.cfm
www.epa.gov/owow/wetlands/pdf/hand.pdf

Mississippi Using Constructed Wetlands for Cleaning Wastewater form Concentrated Feeding Operations
http://notes.tetratech-ffx.com/newsnotes.nsf

Wetlands for the Treatment of Mine Drainage
http://technology.infomine.com/enviromine/wetlands/welcome.htm#examples_constr

Centre for Alternative Wastewater treatment

http://www.flemingc.on.ca/CAWT/index.cfm?page=wetlands

Constructed Wetlands. Org
http://www.constructedwetlands.org/cw/index.cfm

LaGrange County Health Department (LCHD)
http://www.lagrangecountyhealth.org/constructedwetlands.aspx

Penn State University, Pennsylvania, USA
Institutes of the Environment

http://www.environment.psu.edu/publications/presentations/pdf/constructed_wetlands.pdf

Purdue University, Indiana, USA
http://www.ces.purdue.edu/extmedia/FNR/FNR-202.pdf

Oregon State University
http://eesc.orst.edu/agcomwebfile/edmat/ec1408.pdf

Iowa Association of Munipal Utilities
http://www.iamu.org/main/studies_reports/reports/

Advances in Space Research, the Official Journal of the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) - National Center for Biotechnology Information "Advantages of using subsurface flow constructed wetlands for wastewater treatment in space applications: ground-based Mars Base prototype".
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/

Planta Experimental de Depuración de Aguas Residuales de Carrión de los Céspedes (PECC)
http://www.plantacarrion-pecc.com/

El proyecto DEPURANAT: investigar e implantar esquemas de desarrollo sostenible en el mundo rural y espacios naturales protegidos
http://depuranat.itccanarias.org/index.php

FAO - Food and Agriculture Organizations - Constructed Wetlands
http://search.fao.org/
En espagnol
http://search.fao.org/
En Français
http://search.fao.org/

The Earth Island Institute - Mangrove Action Project
http://www.earthisland.org
http://www.earthisland.org/map/

Mangrove Replenishment Initiative
http://mangrove.org/

Phytorestore
http://phytorestore.com/

United-Nations Environment Program- Fresh water resources
http://freshwater.unep.net/

General information on Wetlands
http://encyclopedia.thefreedictionary.com/wetlands

Global Environment Centre Foundation (GEC), Japan
http://nett21.gec.jp/GESAP/themes/themes3_1.html


Additional Links from NAWE (http://www.nawe-pa.com):

Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) (http://www.rmi.org); A nonprofit organization, established in 1982, focusing on environmental policy.
National Environmental Services Center, National Small Flows Clearinghouse (www.nesc.wvu.edu/nsfc/) - Helping America's small communities meet their wastewater needs.
 National Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association, Inc. (www.nowra.org) - An organization dedicated solely to educating and representing members within the onsite and decentralized industry.
 Water Environmental Research Foundation (www.werf.org) - An organization dedicated to advancing science and technology addressing water quality issues as they impact water resources, the atmosphere, the lands, and quality of life.
 Water Environmental Federation (www.wef.org)- Not-for-profit technical and educational organization with a vision of preservation and enhancement of the global water environment.
 Rural Development (www.rurdev.usda.gov/mn/rural_utilities.htm)
An Organization that provides funding for community water, sewer, storm sewer and solid waste systems.
 Department of Trade & Economic Development (http://www.deed.state.mn.us/bizdev/financing.htm) - Assistance programs that help communities to tap into financial and technical resources available to spur business growth while addressing important revitalization issues.
 Minnesota Rural Water (www.mrwa.com) - An organization dedicated to providing the latest information, education and technical assistance to protect our public waters and improve the quality of life in Minnesota
 Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) (www.pca.state.mn.us/water/wastewater) - The Agency plays an active role in protecting and preserving Minnesota's water resources.
 Minnesota Professional Organization of Wastewater Recyclers (M-POWR) - (www.nowra.org/mpowr) - A statewide organization that provides vision and leadership for the empowerment of all professionals engaged in the wastewater recycling industry.
 Wisconsin Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association (www.wowra.com) - A statewide organization formed to promote communication of the wastewater trade, endorse sound business practices and protect health and the environment.

Human Habitat and Practical Ecology (in construction)


Natural Systems International

http://www.natsys-inc.com/portfolio/

Living technologies LTD
http://www.ltluk.com/

Alam Santi Sustainable Living Design
http://www.alamsantidesign.com





Environmental News

Ecology WWW portal
http://pbil.univ-lyon1.fr/Ecology/Ecology-WWW.html

The Ecologist
www.theecologist.org/

Edition française The Ecologist
www.ecologiste.org

Ambientum, España

http://www.ambientum.com/

Environment News Network

http://www.enn.com/

Environment News Services
http://www.ens-newswire.com/

Planet Ark
http://www.planetark.com



Environmental data and Organizations


Earth view

http://www.fourmilab.ch/cgi-bin/uncgi/Earth/earthview/nopan.map

Water Footprint Network
http://www.waterfootprint.org

World Toilet Organization (WTO)
http://www.worldtoilet.org/resources.asp


Environmental Regulation and Development: A Cross-Country Empirical Analysis

http://www.worldbank.org/nipr/data/envperf/index.htm

United-Nations System-Wide Earthwatch
http://earthwatch.unep.ch/

World Convention on wetlands - The RAMSAR convention
http://ramsar.org

World Resources Institute
http://earthtrends.wri.org/

International_Hydrological_Programme (IHP)
http://www.unesco.org/water/ihp

Foundation for Environmental Education
http://www.fee-international.org

Center for Environmental Education
http://www.schoolsgogreen.org

Planète Ecologie

http://www.planetecologie.org/

Action for Community and Ecology in the Rainforests of Central America (ACERCA)
http://www.acerca.org

Action Resource Network
http://www.arcweb.org

African American Environmentalist Association (Thank you to Alanna Fowler's students for this link :-)
http://www.aaenvironment.com/environment-library-endangered-animals.htm

Australian Conservation Foundation
http://www.acfonline.org.au/

Biodiversity Conservation Information System
http://www.biodiversity.org

Bioresources Development and Conservation Program
http://www.bioresources.org

BIOTRADE Initiative
http://www.BIOTRADE.org

Botanical Gardens Conservation International
http://www.rbgkew.org.uk/BGCI

Brazilian Society for the Environment
http://www.biosfera.com.br

Caucasus Environmental NGO Network
http://post.net.ge/cenn

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)
http://www.cgiar.org

Center for Marine Conservation
http://www.cmc-ocean.org

Center for Plant Conservation
http://www.mobot.org

Center for Sustainable Development in the Americas (CSDA)
http://www.csdanet.org

Centre for International Research and Advisory Networks (Nuffic/CIRAN)
http://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/

Centre for Science and Environment
http://www.oneworld.org/cse

Centro Agronomico Tropical de Investigacion y Ensenanza (CATIE)
http://computo.catie.ac.cr/

Climate Action Network
http://www.climatenetwork.org

Commission on Ecosystem Management (IUCN)
http://iucn.org/themes/cem/

Conservation International
http://www.conservation.org

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)
http://www.cgiar.org

Cultural Survival
http://www.cs.org

American Society of International Law Wildlife Group
http://www.eelink.net/~asilwildlife

Biodiversity Action Network (BIONET)
http://www.bionet-us.org

Center for Biodiversity and Conservation
http://research.amnh.org/biodiversity/

Center for International Environmental Law
http://www.igc.org

Committee for the National Institute for the Environment (CNIE)
http://www.cnie.org

Conservation Fund
http://www.conservationfund.org

Consultative Group on Biological Diversity
http://www.cgbd.org

Co-op America's Green Pages
http://www.coopamerica.org

Defenders of Wildlife
http://www.defenders.org

Earth Island Institute
http://www.earthisland.org/

Earth Justice Legal Defense Fund
http://www.earthjustice.org

Ecosystem Valuation
http://www.ecosystemvaluation.org

Endanger Species Coalition
http://www.stopextinction.org

Environmental Law Institute
http://www.eli.org

Essential Organisation
http://www.essential.org/

Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy
http://www.iatp.org

International Development Reseach Center - IRDC
http://publicwebsite.idrc.ca/EN/Pages/default.aspx

Centro Internacional de Investigaciones para el Desarollo - IRDC
http://web.idrc.ca/es/ev-1-201-1-DO_TOPIC.html

Land and Water Conservation Fund
http://www.ahrinfo.org

Land Trust Alliance
http://www.lta.org

Montana Environmental Information Center
http://meic.org/

National Audubon Society
http://www.audubon.org

National Environmental Trust
http://www.environet.org

National Parks and Conservation Association
http://npca.org

National Wildflower Reseach Center
http://www.wildflower.org

National Wildlife Federation
http://www.nwf.org

Native Americans and the Environment
http://conbio.rice.edu/nae/

Native Forest Network
http://www.nativeforest.org

Natural Resources Defense Council
http://www.nrdc.org

Pacific Environment Resource Center
http://www.pacenv.org

Puget Sound Society for Conservation Biology
http://weber.u.washington.edu/~acooper/psscb

Rainforest Action Network
http://www.ran.org

Rainforest Alliance
http://www.rainforest-alliance.org

Tchendukua, Ici et Ailleurs
http://www.tchendukua.com

West Coast Environmental Law Association
http://www.wcel.org

Whaledreamers
http://www.whaledreamers.com/

Wilderness Society
http://www.wilderness.org

Wood Hole Research Center
http://www.whrc.org

World Wildlife Fund
http://www.wwf.org/


Environment Ministries


Several Countries at once...

Environmental Agencies on the Web. Currently includes Australia, Austria, Brazil, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Indonesia, Japan, Latvia, Malaysia, Namibia, New Zealand, Philippines, South Korea, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago and the UK.
http://www.worldbank.org/nipr/epas/

Australia
http://www.biodiversity.environment.gov.au/

Brazil
http://www.mct.gov.br
http://www.mma.gov.br

Canada
http://www.cbin.ec.gc.ca
http://www.cciw.ca

Colombia
http://www.minambiente.gov.co

Costa Rica
http://www.inbio.ac.cr
http://www.una.ac.cr/juridica

El Salvador
http://www.marn.gob.sv

Espana
http://www.mma.es/
http://www.quercus.es

France
http://www.developpement-durable.gouv.fr/

Germany - Alemania - Republique Fédérale Allemande
http://www.gtz.de

Jamaica
http://www.jsdnp.org.jm

Japan
http://www.jica.go.jp

Maldives (Republic of)
http://www.environment.gov.mv

Mexico
http://www.profepa.gob.mx

Netherlands
http://www.minbuza.nl

Peru
http://www.conam.gob.pe/chm

Sweden / Suecia / Suede
http://www.sida.se

UK / Reino Unido / Royaume-Uni
http://www.id21.org
http://www.dfid.gov.uk

USA
http://www.info.usaid.gov
http://www.epa.gov/
http://www.fgdc.gov/
http://www.fws.gov/
http://www.nbii.gov/clearinghouse.html
http://www.nbii.gov
http://www.nbs.gov