08/10/2013

New case from Jordan: restoring a roman pond in Al Husun town

This case study explores an ancient pond with a history that goes back to the Roman era. The pond has been built and utilised by the Romans for water harvesting and storage for different purposes. Interestingly, the pond is still receiving and storing rainfall in our days but with less efficiency and not sustainably due to leaks owned to damages and ageing of the past decades. 

Read the full text of this case here