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Sediment associated with forest operations in the Piedmont region
Reduced-impact forestry uses best management practices (BMPs) during operations to minimize soil erosion and sediment delivery to streams and to maintain or improve site productivity. However, the effi cacy of specifi c ...
Estimating costs and effectiveness of upgrades in forestry best management practices for stream crossings
© 2015 by the authors. Forestry Best Management Practices (BMPs) are used for protection of water quality at forest stream crossings, yet effects and costs for gradients of BMPs are not well documented. We evaluated forty-two ...
Monitoring sediment production from forest road approaches to stream crossings in the Virginia Piedmont
Reopening of abandoned legacy roads is common in forest operations and represents a reduced cost in comparison to new road construction. However, legacy roads may have lower road standards and require additional best ...