Naturalized Detention Basin

Naturalized detention basin designs emulate natural lake or wetland systems by utilizing native plants along the water's edge and on side slopes. Effective detention designs dramatically reduce runoff rates, prevent most increases in flooding associated with new development, reduce run off pollutants, prevent erosion, and provide desirable habitat for birds and aquatic organism.

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

Naturalized Detention at International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) in Cantera

Blanchard Alliance Church

Naturalized Detention at the Blanchard Alliance Church

Here are few additional examples of the best management practices (BMPs) successfully implemented in the City of Warrenville: