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Jordan Cove Watershed Project 2007 Report

Jordan Cove Watershed Project 2007 Report

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Jordan Cove Watershed Project 2007 Report
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Published by: CT River Coastal Conservation District on Jul 12, 2012
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 2TABLE OF CONTENTSPAGEACKNOWLEDGEMENTS ………………………………………………………….. 6EXECUTIVE SUMMARY …………………………………………………………... 8INTRODUCTION ……………………………………………………………………. 9Background …………………………………………………………………… 9Project Description …………………………………………………………… 11OBJECTIVES ………………………………………………………………………… 11PROJECT ORGANIZATION AND RESPONSIBILITY ........................................... 15METHODS …………………………………………………………………………… 17Study Design ………………………………………………………………….. 17Project Schedule ……………………………………………………………… 17Study Area ……………………………………………………………………. 17Site Development Waivers …………………………………………………….. 19Deed Restrictions …………………………………………………………….. 19Monitoring Methods ………………………………………………………….. 21Sample Analysis ………………………………………………………………. 21Maintenance ………………………………………………………………….. 22Driveway study ………………………………………………………………. 24Lawn nutrient study ………………………………………………………….. 27Household survey ……………………………………………………………. 27Statistical Analysis …………………………………………………………… 27RESULTS AND DISCUSSION ……………………………………………………… 28Precipitation ………………………………………………………………….. 28BMP Watershed ……………………………………………………………… 29Traditional Watershed ……………………………………………………….. 41Driveway study ……………………………………………………………… 47Lawn nutrient study …………………………………………………………. 53Household survey ……………………………………………………………. 56BMP Costs …………………………………………………………………… 66CONCLUSIONS …………………………………………………………………….. 67RECOMMENDATIONS ……………………………………………………………. 69FUTURE PLANS ……………………………………………………………………. 72REFERENCES ...............................................................................………………... 73APPENDICES ……………………………………………………………………….. 76
 
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 1 Jordan Cove Project Schedule …………………………………………………. 172 Characteristics of study watersheds …………………………………………… 193 Field sampling table for the Jordan Cove Urban Watershed Project .………… 224 Laboratory Analysis Methods …………………………………………………. 235 Watershed characteristics for the six study driveway sitesin Waterford, Ct ……………………………………………………………….. 256 24-hour rainfall by return period and largest storms observed in Jordan Cove .. 287 Average (n=3) infiltration rates for the paver road for each year ……………… 318 BMP watershed results for the construction period (3/23/99-8/1/02) …………. 439 BMP watershed results for the post-construction period (8/2/02-7/29/04) ……. 4410 Traditional watershed results for the construction period (10/8/97 6/19/03) 4511 Traditional watershed results for the post-construction period (6/19/03-7/29/04). 4612 Mean weekly pollutant concentration in stormwater runoff from asphalt, paver and crushed stone driveways, Waterford, CT …………………………… 4713 Average infiltration rates from asphalt, paver, and crushed stone driveways ….. 4814 Comparison of infiltration rates ………………………………………………… 4815 Comparison of Runoff Coefficients between driveway study and other permeable pavement research ……………………………………………………………….. 4916 Summary of previous research of concentration results of Cu, Pb and Zn inrunoff from various surfaces compared to human consumption and aquatichealth guidelines ………………………………………………………………… 5217 Annual pollutant export from asphalt, paver, and crushed stone driveways,Waterford, CT ………………………………………………………………….. 5318 Mean soil test (modified Morgan extractable) results from the BMP watershed2002-2005 …………………………………………………………………….. 5319 Mean soil P by year in the BMP watershed …………………………………… 5320 Household survey response rates by Jordan Cove watershed and year ………… 5621 Household survey results for wastes in 2004 by Jordan Cove watershed ……… 5722 Household survey results for lawn maintenance in 2004 by Jordan Covewatershed ………………………………………………………………………. 5823 Household survey results for water use and distribution in 2004 by Jordan Covewatershed ………………………………………………………………….…… 5924 Survey results for wastes in the Control watershed …………………………….. 5925 Survey results for lawn maintenance in the Control watershed ………………… 6026 Survey results for water use and distribution in the Control watershed ……….. 6127 Survey results for wastes in the BMP watershed ………………………………. 6128 Survey results for lawn maintenance in the BMP watershed …………………… 6229 Survey results for water use and distribution in the BMP watershed ………….. 6330 Survey results for wastes in the Traditional watershed ………………………… 63

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