We are a small team focused on affecting real change for human and more-than-human residents of Cambridge. If you are interested in anything you see here, get in touch – we are always looking for opportunities to collaborate and further our aims to treat water differently.

  • SlowFlow Rain Planters

    SlowFlow Rain Planters

    This is not an ordinary planter. This is flood resilience. Introducing Water Sensitive Cambridge’s SlowFlow Rain Planter: A Rain Garden in a Box. Surface water drains become overwhelmed during heavy storms, resulting in ponding on roads and sewage entering our river. Using natural flood management techniques, we can ‘slow the flow’. This prevents our engineered,…

  • Fallowfield Rain Gardens

    Fallowfield Rain Gardens

    We’ve cut the kerb in Fallowfield! On Monday, 18 March we started the groundwork for three new rain gardens in the green verge along Fallowfield. Where can the runoff from the road go? After witnessing what the junction of Fallowfield and Fen Road looks like after a rainy day – we knew it can be…