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Del Mar Fairgrounds Treatment Wetlands

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Utilizing Vertical & Horizontal Flow Wetlands

Vertical Wetland Cross Section

Vertical Flow

Horizontal Wetland Cross Section

Horizontal Flow


Designing a treatment wetland system that features both vertical and horizontal flow wetlands in an optimal sequence was an ideal design solution given the limited space within the Fairgrounds. Combined with proper maintenance and plant harvesting, this treatment wetland system removes 50% - 75% of nutrients from effluent.
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Vertical Flow Wetland

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Horizontal Flow Wetland


Del Mar, CA