What are the different types of detention ponds?
  1. Dry Detention Basins: Dry detention basins are typically dry depressions in the ground surface, except after a major rain storm when they temporarily fill with stormwater.
  2. Wet Detention Basins: Wet detention basins typically have a permanent pool of water and more wetland plant life. The permanent pool of water allows pollutants such as sediments to settle to the bottom of the basin.
  3. Stormwater Marsh Basins: Stormwater marsh basins are similar to wet detention basins, but contain more wetland plants such as cattails bulrush and sedges.

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