Rainwater management


The characteristics of water sensitive urban design methods such as wet basins, dry basins, drainage and surface infiltration.

Alternative labels

surface infiltration
dry basins
management of rainwater
wet basins
methods for rainwater management
techniques for rainwater management

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Rainwater management is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Optional knowledge

Rainwater management is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Landscape designer: Landscape designers design and create outdoor public areas, landmarks, structures, parks, gardens and private gardens to achieve environmental, social-behavioral, or aesthetic outcomes.
Groundsman/groundswoman: Groundsmen/groundswomen provide landscape and lawn services and maintain grounds for private households, commercial and public facilities, schools, hotels, botanical gardens, golf courses, parks and athletic fields.

Landscape gardener: Landscape gardeners plan, construct, renovate and maintain parks, gardens and public green spaces.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022