Wetland reclamation with zig-zag earth terrace

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stefkuna on November 19, 2008

These terraces (often there are several rows) should calm the water and allow suspended particles to settle out. This will reduce turbidity and promote aquatic vegetation growth. The sediment build-up on the terraces will provide a habitat for fish, shrimps etc.

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  • Uploaded on November 19, 2008
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    by stefkuna
    • Camera: PENTAX Corporation PENTAX K100D
    • Taken on 2008/07/06 12:25:54
    • Exposure: 0.017s (1/60)
    • Focal Length: 43.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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