Vermont Applies Fluvial Geomorphic Science in Managing Rivers and Floodplains as a Functioning System
Announcements / Progress

Vermont Applies Fluvial Geomorphic Science in Managing Rivers and Floodplains as a Functioning System

Over the past twelve months the Rivers Program has guided the adoption of a Stream Alteration Rule (12-23-13) and a Flood Hazard Area and River Corridor Rule (10-24-14). These coupled with the recent publication of a Statewide River Corridor Base Map (11-25-14) and a set of Flood Hazard Area and River Corridor Protection Procedures (12-05-14) … Continue reading

Stream Alteration Water Bypass
Progress

Stream Alteration Water Bypass

Control of water and sediment discharge is required for stream alteration projects in Vermont. Here is a good example of water bypass during a culvert installation for control of water and sediment discharge in Vondell Brook on Cox District Road in Woodstock. The first picture was taken upstream and shows a bypass pipe diverting the … Continue reading