Resilience measure: Retention of rainwater in the vicinity of a roundabout


In case of an extreme event the surface runoff is conveyed by the streets to a roundabout, where it is temporarily stored and infiltrated into the ground. (Vojinovic Z., 2015, p.105)

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If filters are added, it should be installed to ensure that the pollutants carried by the street water are not polluting the soil and the groundwater. (Vojinovic Z., 2015, p.105)

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