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Posted on: March 20, 2017

The CWA and Society of Wetland Scientists Europe Chapter have prepared a memorandum of cooperation which will be signed at the 2017 SWS Europe Chapter meeting at the University of Algarve, Faro, Portugal on 4-6th May 2017

The benefits to the CWA should include improved contacts and networking possibilties, complementary membership opportunities ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Are you involved with wetland creation or management?  The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust are collecting evidence about the multiple benefits of wetlands.  Please take the @WWTworldwide survey to help create more wetlands http://bit.ly/2lgE0je

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Posted on: Jan. 31, 2017

1st February 2017, 09:30, Skype

The committee will be discussing the 2017 Annual CWA conference and updates to the website. If CWA members have anything they would like the committee to consider, please email us.

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Posted on: Nov. 28, 2016

Developments in Wetland Technologies for control of Wastewater and Diffuse Pollution
11th October 2016 - 12th October 2016, Manchester Town Hall

Following our successful collaboration in 2014, the Constructed Wetland Association’s 12th annual conference ran alongside the European Wastewater Management Conference enabling participants of both conferences to explore wider issues and ...

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Posted on: June 6, 2016

The CWA AGM was held on 11th May 2016 at Westport Lake Visitor Centre, Stoke-on-Trent, UK. The Staffordshire Wildlife Trust site overlooking Westport lake was the perfect location. The day turned out hot and sunny which also contributed to a very enjoyable afternoon visit to The Coal Authority’s mine water treatment site ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2016

Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) have launched a guide to help farmers stop pollution running off their land into water. It’s published free online by CWA members – the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT), supported by Natural England’s Catchment Sensitive Farming (CSF) project.

The free guideline on the use of constructed ...

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Posted on: Feb. 20, 2016

The CWA was formed to promote and encourage the creation of an industry in which good practice is shared and quality standards of design, installation and maintenance are established and upheld. With this in mind, an accreditation process has been set up for members involved in the design, consultancy, installation ...

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Posted on: Feb. 19, 2015

Small sewage discharges (SSDs) are a big deal for water quality.  There are estimated to be hundreds of thousands of isolated properties in the UK that are not connected to mains sewerage, and there is no central record of where these are or how effectively the wastewater is treated ...

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Posted on: Feb. 5, 2015

10th ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2014 

7 – 8 October 2014, Manchester, UK

The 2014 conference ran alongside the European Waste Water Management Conference and presented the opportunity to explore overlapping fields and new areas for collaboration.

As in previous years, the conference shared and promoted best practice in the design ...

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Posted on: Sept. 12, 2014

** COMPETITION**

Want to win a free student delegate place at this years CWA Conference in Manchester ?

Write a news item (500 word max) on any constructed wetland related issue, complete with a photo. Email your entry to info@constructedwetland.co.uk by midnight (UK) on 21st September 2014 to be in for ...

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Posted on: July 16, 2014

This year the Constructed Wetland Association’s annual conference will run alongside the European Waste Water Management Conference (EWWMC) presenting the opportunity to explore overlapping fields and new areas for collaboration.

Natural and constructed wetlands play an important role in the treatment, management and control of water pollution, in the mitigation ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2014

CWA Committee elections took place at this years AGM, which took place at WWT Slimbridge on the 7th May. We would like to welcome new members to the committee and thank those who have chosen not to be re-elected.

Our new Chairman is Geoff Sweaney from CH2M Hill. He has ...

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Posted on: March 12, 2014

FREE TO DOWNLOAD!!!!!

Published in 2000 by IWA Publishing as part of their Scientific and Technical Reports, this book is now available to download for free, courtesy of IWA Publishing via the  IWA Water Wiki site.

Scientific and Technical Report No.8: Constructed Wetlands for Pollution Control Processes, Performance, Design and ...

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Posted on: March 12, 2014

Members of the CWA are invited to attend the Constructed Wetland Association AGM which will be held at the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust Centre, Slimbridge at 11:00am on Wednesday 7th May.

The agenda will include an update on Finances and Membership, the Chairperson’s Report and Elections to the Committee ...

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Posted on: March 12, 2014

**CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS** Submission deadline 25th April 2014

The next CWA Conference will be held in Manchester in conjunction with the European Wastewater Management Conference on 7 – 8 October.

We are inviting presentations on the following themes:

Run-off

Sewage Treatment

Emerging Pollutants

Agriculture

Natural and constructed wetlands play an ...

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