The goal of project erosion & sediment control is to prevent pollution of water resources as required by National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permits and by other laws, permits, agencies and agreements.
Project Design Objectives include:
- Establish specific measures to prevent soil erosion and off-site sedimentation
- Satisfy permit requirement for an Erosion & Sediment Control Plan (ESCP)
- Create clear contract documents to facilitate project construction
- Minimize project and permit problems for ODOT and project partners