Relative cost and effectiveness for common construction BMPs. Source: Kentucky Division of Water.
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Practice Cost Effectiveness
Limiting disturbed areas through phasing Low High
Protected disturbed areas through mulching and revegetation Low to moderate Moderate to high
Installing diversion around disturbed areas Moderate Moderate
Sediment removal through detention of all site drainage Moderate to high Low to moderate
Other structural controls to treat sediment-laden flow High Low

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