A serene and active urban lake and promenade.
Character: Open waterbody, urban waterpark
Function: Walking/jogging, water/flood management, water based activities, ecological/habitat enhancement, Sustainable urban drainage systems Blue Lake could be opened up to provide a key leisure and recreational area, providing a complementary and more active park adjacent to Ebbsfleet River Park.
Developing a range of leisure uses would help to activate the lakeside throughout the day, unifying adjacent neighbourhoods, and providing a landmark destination at the foot of the boulevard from Ebbsfleet International Station.
Floating wetlands will create habitat opportunities for birds whilst helping to improve water quality.