URBAN SOIL EROSION AND SEDIMENT CONTROL

THIS STUDY WAS CONDUCTED TO DETERMINE THE CAUSES AND THE EXTENT OF URBAN AND SUBURBAN SOIL EROSION AND SEDIMENT PROBLEMS, AND TO DESCRIBE WAYS IN WHICH LOCAL COMMUNITIES CAN ORGANIZE AND IMPLEMENT EFFECTIVE SEDIMENTATION CONTROL PROGRAMS. AN EVALUATION IS PROVIDED ON THE STATE-OF-THE-ART OF URBAN SEDIMENTATION CONTROL, AND A SERIES OF RESEARCH NEEDS IN THE SEDIMENTATION FIELD IS CITED. THE "COMMUNITY ACTION GUIDEBOOK FOR SOIL EROSION AND SEDIMENT CONTROL", WHICH DESCRIBES METHODS BY WHICH LOCAL GOVERNMENTS CAN ORGANIZE, PLAN, FINANCE, STAFF, AND IMPLEMENT URBAN SEDIMENTATION CONTROL PROGRAMS IS INCLUDED. ASPECTS OF AREAWIDE APPROACHES, LEGAL AUTHORITY, AND PUBLIC SUPPORT FOR SEDIMENTATION CONTROL ARE DISCUSSED, AND AN ACTION PLAN IS OUTLINED.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • RES SER 15030DT0L05/70
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Assoc Counties Res Fdn

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  • Publication Date: 1970-5

Media Info

  • Pagination: 97 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00204448
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1972 12:00AM