The devices consist of small bioretention systems located behind the back-of-kerb and essentially replace standard gully inlet pits
Passive irrigation of streetscape landscaping
Public Awareness and Education
systems are integrated with the streetscape so good education opportunities
What Worked Well?
- Better landscape integration on flat sites compared to end-of-line systems
- Lower capital cost
- Can use innovate techniques to protect systems from builders while still allowing veg to establish
What Were The Challenges?
- Services, driveways and pedestrian movement conflicts
- Uncertanty on community acceptance and maintenance