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13:20 Jul 17, 2005
English to Italian translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
English term or phrase:swales
Site water run-off reduction:
Measures to reduce surface water run-off from the development's hardstanding areas and roof surfaces shall be cosidered. These may include the use of porous paving,permeable paving, balancing ponds or tanks, Sustainable Urban Drainage (SUD), swales and ditches or any other rainwater recycling systems.
Explanation: ... e canali di scolo (ditches).
Mi sembra che vogliano dire la stessa cosa.... sul mio dizionario mi da "depressione" e mi sembra che vada bene, soprattutto se leggi questo sito: http://rurality.blogspot.com/2005/07/moms-swale.html
Altrimenti un qualunque sinonimo di "canale di scolo" dovrebbe andar bene.