26. Pymmes Park Wetlands

Themes: Water quality; Biodiversity


  • Reduce the frequency and severity of pollution
  • Increase surface water management at source

Project description

This wetland project filters and cleans the rain which runs off the roads in the area, which can contain oils, tars and sediments further polluting the lake and brook.


An Enfield Council project, implemented in partnership with Thames21. Following Enfield Council and Thames Water's detailed work to identify and correct homes and businesses incorrectly plumbed and inadvertently putting their toilets, sinks and shower water into the lake and Pymmes Brook. 

Project lead: London Borough of Enfield

Design by LTD Design Consultants and build by Garganey Consulting.