Sediment and phosphorus removal from simulated storm runoff with compost filter socks and silt fence

  title={Sediment and phosphorus removal from simulated storm runoff with compost filter socks and silt fence},
  author={L. Britt Faucette and Kerry A. Sefton and Ali M. Sadeghi and Randy A. Rowland},
  journal={Journal of Soil and Water Conservation},
  pages={257 - 264}
In 2005, the US Environmental Protection Agency National Menu of Stormwater Best Management Practices, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Phase II for Construction Sites, listed compost filter socks as an approved best management practice for controlling storm runoff and sediment on construction sites. Like most new technologies used to control sediment on construction sites, little has been done to evaluate their performance relative to conventional sediment control barriers, such… 

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