Types of Projects Permitted
This Master Permit constitutes County approval for the conduct of 15 specific types of conservation practices.
Streambank Protection: Planting vegetation or biotechnical structures to stabilize and protect streambanks.
Planting: Planting vegetation (trees, shrubs, grasses) to protect eroding or exposed areas.
Sediment Basins: Installing basins for capture of debris, sediment or high flows.
Obstruction Removal: Removing unwanted concrete, appliances or other materials from a waterway.
Access Roads: Using grading practices such as outsloping and rolling dips to improve road drainage and reduce erosion.
Restoration & Management of Rare/Declining Habitats: Restoring stream or upland habitats for local sensitive species.
Wetland Enhancement: Restoring and enhancing wetlands for species recovery, flood attenuation and groundwater recharge.
Structure for Water Control: Installing or upgrading water control structures or systems, usually a culvert or pipe, to improve drainage.