The Construction Industry Research and Information Association announces new project to investigate the potential for Water Sensitive Urban Design

Improving water management and urban design

The CIRIA want to understand what benefits a new approach to water management in communities and developments might bring, with the aim of developing a vision for improving water management.

In order to understand its potential, CIRIA would like feedback from a range of practitioners and disciplines on how water management and urban design can be better integrated. While WSUD is an emerging concept,  the Association is keen to hear thoughts on practitioners general approach to water management, as well as any projects landsapr architects have been involved in.

The CIRIA has produced a questionnaire, which should take about 20 minutes to complete and can be found at

A case study template to record information about specific projects can be found at


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