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Best Management Practices for Sediment Control and Water Clarity Enhancement_2006

Publication date: October 01, 2006 | Type of document:

Sediment controls, clarity enhancement practices and our understanind of sediment processes have advanced since the workshop.  For instance, although workshop discussion placed some emphasis on emerging nonstructural/living shoreline…

Forestry Best Management Practices and Water Quality in the Piedmont and Ridge-And-Valley Provinces

Publication date: July 07, 1997 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Ecological functions of forests include provision of a clean and continuous water supply, soil stabilization and sediment retention, nutrient and carbon storage, production of wood products, moderation of woodland stream temperatures,…

Evaluation of Wastewater Treatment Plants for BNR Retrofits Using Advances in Technology

Publication date: May 01, 1999 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Full reports for each BNR evaluation were filed with the EPA Chesapeake Bay Program Office, the State Office with responsibility for Chesapeake Bay bactivities and enforcement, and the owner & Manager of the evaluated WWTP.  Summarized…

Recommendations of the On-Site Wastewater Treatment Systems Nitrogen Reduction Technology Expert Review Panel

Publication date: | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Approved by the Water Quality Goal Implementation Team, July 14, 2014

Water Quality GIT BMP Review Protocol

Publication date: | Type of document: Policy Document | Download: Electronic Version

July 13, 2015 version.

Recommendations of the Expert Panel to Define Removal Rates for Urban Filter Strips and Stream Buffer Upgrade Practices

Publication date: | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Full version, with all appendices, as approved by the WQGIT on 6/9/2014.

Recommendations of the Expert Panel to Define Removal Rates for Erosion and Sediment Control Practices

Publication date: April 14, 2014 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Full version of the report, approved by the Water Quality Goal Implementation Team, 4/14/2014.

Homeowner BMP crediting memo

Publication date: | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Approved by the Water Quality Goal Implementation Team, February 10, 2014.

Recommendations of the Expert Panel to Define Removal Rates for Individual Stream Restoration Projects

Publication date: May 28, 2013 | Type of document: Report | Download: Electronic Version

This version includes Appendices A-G. [Updated to include test drive results and re-approved by the WQGIT, 09-08-2014 ]

Recommendations of the Expert Panel to Define Removal Rates for Urban Nutrient Management (short version)

Publication date: March 14, 2013 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

This short version does not include all appendices.

Chesapeake Bay Program Partnership BMP Verification Principles

Publication date: December 06, 2012 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Developed by the BMP Verification Committee and Water Quality Goal Implementation Team, these principles were adopted by the Principals' Staff Committee to guide the jurisdictions’ development and implementation of BMP verification…



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