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Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) in the UK

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Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) in the UK. / Green, Andrew.

Urban Stormwater and Flood Management. ed. / Veeriah Jegatheesan; Ashantha Goonetilleke; John van Leeuwen; Jaya Kandasamy; Doug Warner; Baden Myers; Muhammed Bhuiyan; Kevin Spence; Geoffrey Parker. Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2019. p. 69-101 (Applied Environmental Science and Engineering for a Sustainable Future; Vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Harvard

Green, A 2019, Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) in the UK. in V Jegatheesan, A Goonetilleke, J van Leeuwen, J Kandasamy, D Warner, B Myers, M Bhuiyan, K Spence & G Parker (eds), Urban Stormwater and Flood Management. Applied Environmental Science and Engineering for a Sustainable Future, vol. 6, Springer, Cham, Switzerland, pp. 69-101. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-11818-1_4

APA

Green, A. (2019). Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) in the UK. In V. Jegatheesan, A. Goonetilleke, J. van Leeuwen, J. Kandasamy, D. Warner, B. Myers, M. Bhuiyan, K. Spence, ... G. Parker (Eds.), Urban Stormwater and Flood Management (pp. 69-101). (Applied Environmental Science and Engineering for a Sustainable Future; Vol. 6). Cham, Switzerland: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-11818-1_4

Vancouver

Green A. Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) in the UK. In Jegatheesan V, Goonetilleke A, van Leeuwen J, Kandasamy J, Warner D, Myers B, Bhuiyan M, Spence K, Parker G, editors, Urban Stormwater and Flood Management. Cham, Switzerland: Springer. 2019. p. 69-101. (Applied Environmental Science and Engineering for a Sustainable Future). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-11818-1_4

Author

Green, Andrew. / Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) in the UK. Urban Stormwater and Flood Management. editor / Veeriah Jegatheesan ; Ashantha Goonetilleke ; John van Leeuwen ; Jaya Kandasamy ; Doug Warner ; Baden Myers ; Muhammed Bhuiyan ; Kevin Spence ; Geoffrey Parker. Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2019. pp. 69-101 (Applied Environmental Science and Engineering for a Sustainable Future).

Bibtex

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