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 lists of Scenic River BMPs for specific development activities or practices.
 
General Construction BMPs
Oil and Natural Gas BMPs
Sand & Gravel Mining BMPs
Streambank Stabilization BMPs (to be completed)
Timber Harvesting BMPs ( to be complete)
Water Withdrawal BMPs ( to be completed)
Links to web-based BMPs