LCS Landscapes completed the landscape construction of this stage of the Tonsley project for Renewal SA and Oxigen in January 2017.
As the wetland matures we continue to monitor water levels, plant health and control weeds.
The wetland with its large existing River Red Gums and around 85,000 new plants has become an area for recreation and biodiversity.
Through this project LCS Landscapes in collaboration with Jeffries introduced the “Ecoblanket’ landscape system into South Australia
The Aquifer Storage & Recovery (ASR) wetland is the first of its kind for this council.
The purpose of the wetland is to recycle storm water and recharge the aquifer as part of the City of Playford’s Aquifer Storage and Recovery program (ASR).
Etiwanda Wetlands are a fine example of how creating an artificial and functional wetland system can bring about multiple positive environmental benefits.