R. Pitt's Erosion Control Modules Web

MODULES WEB
EROSION CONTROL WORKS
(catatan: Joko Cahyono)

  1. Module 1: Introduction to Erosion and Sediment Control, Problems and Regulation
  2. Module 2: Selection of Controls and Site Planning
  3. Module 3: Regional Rainfall Conditions and Site Hydrology for Construction Site Erosion Evaluations
  4. Module 4: Erosion Mechanisms and the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation (RUSLE)
  5. Module 5: Channel and Slope Stability for Construction Site Erosion Control
  6. Module 6: Temporary Ponds for Construction Site Sediment Control
  7. Chapter 7: Vegetation for Erosion and Sediment Control
  8. Chapter 8: Structural Measures for Erosion and Sediment Control
  9. Chapter 9: Construction Site Erosion Control References and Internet Sources
    Internet Sources
    Abstracts for Selected References

    References

Internet Sources

The Internet modules at: http://civil.eng.ua.edu/~rpitt/Class/Erosioncontrol/MainEC.html contain much additional information pertaining to erosion and sediment control at construction sites. This following is a list of some of these links, as presented in the preceding chapters of this book:

Chapter 1: Introduction to erosion and sediment control, problems and regulations

EPA. Office of Wastewater Management (OWM) information:
http://www.epa.gov/owm/

EPA Stormwater Program information, Final Phase II NPDES rule:
http://cfpub.epa.gov/npdes/home.cfm?program_id=6

EPA Fact Sheet Series:
http://cfpub.epa.gov/npdes/stormwater/swfinal.cfm

EPA stormwater regulations:
http://cfpub.epa.gov/npdes/regs.cfm?program_id=6

EPA information on discharges from construction activities:
http://cfpub.epa.gov/npdes/stormwater/const.cfm

Chapter 2: Selection of controls and site planning

Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM), Nonpoint Source Section
http://www.adem.state.al.us/EducationDiv/Nonpoint%20Program/WSNPSProgram.htm

ADEM resources
http://www.adem.state.al.us/EducationDiv/Nonpoint%20Program/WSNPSResMat.htm

Jefferson County Stormwater Management, Inc.
http://office.swma.com/

Alabama Soil and Water Conservation Committee
http://www.swcc.state.al.us/

Geological Survey of Alabama
http://www.gsa.state.al.us/

Natural Resources Conservation Service, USDA
http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/

Alabama on-line soil surveys available to download:
Butler County 1997 (html/pdf with maps)
Choctaw County 2000 (pdf) (2.7 Mbytes)
Marengo County 2001 (pdf) (2.5 Mbytes)
Perry County 1998 (html/pdf with maps)
Pickens-Interim Publication, March 1999 (pdf) (1.07 Mbytes)
Russell-Interim Publication, July 1998 (pdf) (2.42 Mbytes)
Wilcox County-1998 (html/pdf with maps)

EPA Region 4 Nonpoint Source Information
http://www.epa.gov/region4/water/nps/

EPA “Surf you Watershed” (compiled water and watershed information for your watershed)
http://www.epa.gov/surf/

USGS “Science in your Watershed” (additional water and watershed information)
http://water.usgs.gov/wsc/index.html

Microsoft TerraServer maps (maps and aerial photographs for most of US)
http://terraserver.microsoft.com/

NOAA Data and Information Server (many linked environmental databases)

http://www.esdim.noaa.gov/NOAAServer/

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 40 (environmental regulations)

http://www.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/cfrassemble.cgi?title=199840

Chapter 3: Erosion mechanisms and the revised universal soil loss equation (RUSLE)

The RUSLE web site includes complete documentation and much additional information, mostly applicable for agricultural operations:
http://www.sedlab.olemiss.edu/rusle/

The Alabama Soil and Water Conservation Committee web site includes locations and contacts for local USDA/NRCS offices where soil information can be obtained. They are also preparing an updated version to the 1993 Alabama Handbook for Erosion Control, Sediment Control, and Stormwater Management on Construction Sites and Urban Areas.
http://www.swcc.state.al.us/

Both of these sites include many additional links to associated material.

Chapter 4: Regional rainfall conditions and site hydrology for construction site erosion evaluations

Alabama Rainfall Atlas:
http://bama.ua.edu/~rain/

TR-55 computer program (new windows beta version):
http://www.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/water/quality/common/tr55/tr55-beta.html

TR-55 1986 documentation:
http://www.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/water/quality/common/tr55/tr55.pdf

TR-20 computer program (new windows beta version):
http://www.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/water/quality/common/tr20/tr20-beta.html

National Engineering Handbook, Part 630 HYDROLOGY
http://www.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/water/quality/common/neh630/4content.html

US Army Corps of Engineers, Hydrologic Management System User Guide (replacement for HEC-1):
http://www.hec.usace.army.mil/publications/pubs_distrib/hec-hms/user/user.html

US Army Corps of Engineers, River Analysis System User Guide for water surface profile calculations (replacement for HEC-2):
http://www.hec.usace.army.mil/publications/pubs_distrib/hec-ras/user/user.html

Chapter 5: Channel and slope stability for construction site erosion control

US Army Corps of Engineers Channel Stability Assessment Method Report: Engineering and Design - Channel Stability Assessment for Flood Control Projects, 1994:
http://www.usace.army.mil/inet/usace-docs/eng-manuals/em1110-2-1418/toc.htm

USDA Agricultural Handbook 667: Stability Design of Grass-Lined Open Channels, 1987:
http://www.pswcrl.ars.usda.gov/ah667/ah667.htm

North America Green downloadable program for slope and channel protection:
http://www.nagreen.com/

Chapter 6: Temporary sediment ponds for construction site erosion control

See chapters 4 and 5 for relevant links for these topics

Chapter 7: Vegetative practices for construction site erosion control

Commercial Seeds and Plants for Erosion Control:

Sod
www.Gardnerturf.com
www.Motzturffarms.com
www.turfgrasssod.com
www.usaturf.com

Hydroseeding
www.htpa.org

Seeded Blankets
www.sureturf.com

Seed Suppliers
www.sylvanative.com
www.sroseed.com
www.turf-seed.com
www.seedland.com
www.erosionseed.com
www.seedswest.com
www.albrightseed.com

Chapter 8: Other controls

Polyacrylamide (PAM)

JRM Chemicals, Inc. (http://www.soilmoist.com/agerosion.html)

The University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension service
(http://www.ianr.unl.edu/pubs/water/g1356.htm)

HydroGrass Technologies (http://www.hydrograsstech.com/cleansing.php)

Proprietary Inlet Protection Devices

Nutec Supply:
http://www.nutec-supply.com/erosion/inlet/#post

Crow Company:
http://www.geosyntheticproducts.com/Erosion_Control/erosion_control.html


Earth Saver Company:

http://www.earth-savers.com/index.html?Main%20Window=applictn.html

EPA discussion on inlet protection:
http://www.epa.gov/npdes/menuofbmps/site_17.htm

Enjoy your study

JC