Project Description

12-mile Electrical Transmission Rebuild Project

NES installed straw bale perimeter controls and ditch checks, erosion eels, sediment stop, silt fence and erosion matting throughout this project. Slope breakers where installed using sediment stop on steep hillsides. Restoration included planting a cover crop in disturbed agricultural fields, wetland seed mix in disturbed wetland areas and a common pasture mix for former forested areas and grassland. Straw mulch was spread over non-agricultural upland restoration areas.

Project Details

Location

Southern Wisconsin

Category

Erosion Control