Watercourse Systems


A consultancy and design and build organisation for appropriate wastewater treatment. Design and installation work involves that of aquatic plant wastewater treatment systems - reed beds, ponds and willow beds - as well as composting toilets.

Chris Weedon, the company director, has worked in the field since 1991 and has designed and implemented over 60 ecological treatment systems. He established the Centre for Alternative Technology's consultancy in alternative sewage treatment. He co-authored ‘Sewage Solutions - Answering the Call of Nature’ and runs courses on the subject and has lectured widely in the UK including to the Environment Agency. Involved in on-going research and development of the technology, publishing in peer-reviewed journals. Main consultant on reed bed sewage treatment for National Trust.


Tel: +44 (0) 1984 629 070
Email: weedon@compuserve.com


Will's Barn,
Taunton, Somerset TA4 2PX
United Kingdom

Key Words

Reed beds, constructed wetlands, sewage treatment

Memberships & Accreditations

Constructed Wetland Association, Green Register, Soil Association, Association of Environmentally Conscious Building

Creation Date: 
Wednesday, 22 February, 2012 - 10:39

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