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Field Manual on Sediment and Erosion Control Best Management Practices for Contractors and Inspectors

$39.95

The Most Valuable Tool in the Truck!

Field Manual is just that: an extremely practical book intended to be used out on the job site. Take it with you; you'll want a copy nearby whenever you're out in the field-and that means all the time! Based on decades of firsthand, on-the-site experience, and packed with clear, easy-to-follow diagrams that show just what to look for in proper installation and maintenance, Field Manual is loaded with time-saving tips and techniques you can put to use right now that will help you get the job done right the first time.

Topics

  • Preconstruction planning
  • Installing and inspecting drains
  • Sediment containment systems
  • Maintaining established vegetation
  • EPA rulings for construction sites
  • Federal, state & local regulations
  • Evaluating, inspecting & maintaining BMPs
  • Illustrations of the most widely used BMPs
  • Reducing wind erosion
  • Methods for cutting down on offsite runoff

Audience

  • Contractors
  • Inspectors

About the Author

Jerald S. Fifield, Ph.D., CISEC, Best-selling author and field expert, brings to Forester University more than 30 years of experience in the sediment and erosion control field. Founding HydroDynamics Incorporated in 1982, Dr. Fifield has been actively involved with drainage, sediment and erosion control, water rights and nonpoint pollution control as a consultant developing sediment and erosion control plans, completing drainage analysis, providing inspection services, and teaching on controlling sediment and erosion on construction sites.

Educated as an engineer at Utah State University, Dr. Fifield is a Certified Inspector of Sediment and Erosion Control (CISEC). Dr. Fifield has authored numerous papers, researched sediment and erosion control products, and taught hundreds of courses on the subject, training thousands of professionals in how to design and review effective sediment and erosion control plans for construction sites. Additionally, Dr. Fifield is the author of the best-selling manual and recently released Designing and Reviewing Effective Sediment and Erosion Control Plans (3rd edition) and the Designing for Effective Sediment and Erosion Control on Construction Sites. Those who have benefited from his experience include designers, planners, engineering firms, contractors, inspectors, developers, municipalities, counties, and state and federal agencies, as well as the general public.

Details
Type: Softcover
Size: 6x9
Pages: 158
Published: 2005
ISBN: 9780970768766

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The Most Valuable Tool in the Truck!

Field Manual is just that: an extremely practical book intended to be used out on the job site. Take it with you; you'll want a copy nearby whenever you're out in the field-and that means all the time! Based on decades of firsthand, on-the-site experience, and packed with clear, easy-to-follow diagrams that show just what to look for in proper installation and maintenance, Field Manual is loaded with time-saving tips and techniques you can put to use right now that will help you get the job done right the first time.

Topics

  • Preconstruction planning
  • Installing and inspecting drains
  • Sediment containment systems
  • Maintaining established vegetation
  • EPA rulings for construction sites
  • Federal, state & local regulations
  • Evaluating, inspecting & maintaining BMPs
  • Illustrations of the most widely used BMPs
  • Reducing wind erosion
  • Methods for cutting down on offsite runoff

Audience

  • Contractors
  • Inspectors

About the Author

Jerald S. Fifield, Ph.D., CISEC, Best-selling author and field expert, brings to Forester University more than 30 years of experience in the sediment and erosion control field. Founding HydroDynamics Incorporated in 1982, Dr. Fifield has been actively involved with drainage, sediment and erosion control, water rights and nonpoint pollution control as a consultant developing sediment and erosion control plans, completing drainage analysis, providing inspection services, and teaching on controlling sediment and erosion on construction sites.

Educated as an engineer at Utah State University, Dr. Fifield is a Certified Inspector of Sediment and Erosion Control (CISEC). Dr. Fifield has authored numerous papers, researched sediment and erosion control products, and taught hundreds of courses on the subject, training thousands of professionals in how to design and review effective sediment and erosion control plans for construction sites. Additionally, Dr. Fifield is the author of the best-selling manual and recently released Designing and Reviewing Effective Sediment and Erosion Control Plans (3rd edition) and the Designing for Effective Sediment and Erosion Control on Construction Sites. Those who have benefited from his experience include designers, planners, engineering firms, contractors, inspectors, developers, municipalities, counties, and state and federal agencies, as well as the general public.

Details
Type: Softcover
Size: 6x9
Pages: 158
Published: 2005
ISBN: 9780970768766

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SKU: 9780970768766
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Height: 9.00