Best Management Practices for Scenic Rivers

Best Management Practices for Scenic Rivers

Best Management Practices (BMPs) are methods or technologies that, if correctly applied, are effective at minimizing adverse impacts of development activities. Using BMPs when conducting development activities adjacent to Scenic Rivers can ensure that wilderness qualities, scenic beauties and ecological regimes of streams and riparian areas are preserved, protected and enhanced. Below are Scenic River BMPs for specific development activities or practices.
General Construction BMPs
Oil and Natural Gas BMPs
Sand and Gravel Mining BMPs
Streambank Stabilization BMPs (coming soon)
Timber Harvesting BMPs (coming soon)
Water Withdrawal BMPs (coming soon)
Links to Additional BMPs