American Society of Civil Engineers


Comprehensive Wetland Mitigation for Maryland 100


by Joseph M. Di Misa, (Senior Environmental Planner, Straughan Environmental Services, Inc., 3905 National Drive, Suite 335, Burtonsville, Maryland 20866) and Cheryl L. Jordon, (Landscape Architect, Maryland State Highway Administration, Environmental Programs Division, 707 N. Calvert Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202)
Section: Mitigation Approaches for Complex Projects, pp. 537-542, (doi:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/40382(1998)96)

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Document type: Conference Proceeding Paper
Part of: Engineering Approaches to Ecosystem Restoration
Abstract: This paper will describe the importance in maintaining frequent coordination with regulatory agencies throughout the design process for mitigation projects, and specifically for the Maryland Route 100 project. This coordination resulted in an innovative preservation and creation area encompassing 10.7 hectares (26.5 acres) at the University of Maryland Horse Farm.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Construction management
Design
Highways and roads
Maryland
Regulations
Restoration
State government
Wetlands