BMP Conversion

Best management practices (BMPs) are methods for reducing soil erosion, which in turn help improve water quality. These are often temporary installations.Bioretention conversion areas and Water Quality Ponds(WQPs), as shown in the projects below, are useful options for stormwater quality control on small development sites and where safety and aesthetics are a concern. Once a project reaches its final stage, these temporary devices or structures may require conversion to more permanent solutions. Using engineered plans, Eco Turf executes these BMP conversions at a competive price and per the applicable regulatory requirements.

Recent Projects:

Bioretention Pond Conversion, Kitt Creek Amenity Center; Morrisville, NC

Bioretention Pond Conversion, Durham EPA Annex; Durham, NC

Fully converted Water Quality Pond (WQP)

 

Project: Bioretention Pond Conversion, Kitt Creek Amenity Center; Morrisville, NC

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Initial sediment removal to the engineered design of the BMP

Underdrain install and stone placement in base of the BMP

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Washed sand and soil media install layers on the BMP

Installation of the hardwood mulch layer and stabilization on the slopes of the BMP at completion

 

Project: Bioretention Pond Conversion, Durham EPA Annex; Durham, NC

Bioretention Pond

 

Project: Water Quality Pond (WQP) project

WQP conversion