ACRP Report 53: A Handbook for Addressing Water Resource Issues Affecting Airport Development Planning
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ACRP Report 53:
A Handbook for Addressing Water Resource Issues Affecting Airport Development Planning
(2011)
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TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 53: A Handbook for Addressing Water Resource Issues Affecting Airport Development Planning identifies appropriate responses to a variety of water resource issues affecting airport planning and development.

The handbook includes options for setting up a water resource management program and outlines the steps necessary to implement that program in response to local conditions.

The handbook also presents strategies for including water resource planning and management as part of a broader life-cycle planning and development process.

In addition, the handbook provides an overview of National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) procedures that control environmental reviews affecting airport development.

Topics

  • Transportation — Aviation
  • Transportation — Environment
  • Transportation — Planning and Forecasting
  • Transportation — Terminals and Facilities

Publication Info

171 pages | 8.5 x 11
Contents

Table of Contents

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Front Matter i-x
1.1 Introduction and Background 1-1
1.2 Handbook Objectives 2-3
1.2.1 Handbook Structure 4-4
1.2.2 Handbook Use 5-8
1.3.1 Overview of Guidance to Planners 9-9
1.3.3 Overview of Guidance on Integrated Life-Cycle Management of Water Resource Issues Within the Project Implementation Process 10-11
1.3.4 Overview of Guidance in Water Resource Issue Fact Sheets 12-12
Water Resource Issue Fact Sheet Summaries 13-13
Summary of Fact Sheet 1: Physical Impacts to Wetlands and Other Surface Waters 14-15
Summary of Fact Sheet 2: Surface Water and Groundwater Quality 16-17
Summary of Fact Sheet 3: Storm Water Quantity and Floodplains 18-19
Summary of Fact Sheet 4: Hazardous Wildlife Attractants 20-21
Summary of Fact Sheet 5: Aquatic Life and Habitat 22-23
Summary of Fact Sheet 6: Coastal Zones and Barriers 24-25
Summary of Fact Sheet 7: Wild and Scenic Rivers 26-27
2.1 Introduction 28-28
2.2.1 Defining Key Terms 29-30
2.2.2 Creating a Water Resource Inventory 31-32
2.2.3 Water Resource Impact and Issue Checklist 33-34
2.2.4 Defining Core Regulatory Requirements 35-36
2.2.5 Creating a Mitigation Facility Inventory 37-38
2.3.1 Project Management Roles and Responsibilities 39-40
2.3.2 Protocols for Managing the NEPA Process 41-42
2.3.3 Protocols for Integrating Water Resource Issue Management and Development Project Implementation 43-43
3.2 Recurring Elements of Water Resource Issue Management at Each Phase 44-44
3.2.1 Step 1: Characterizing Water Resources and the Water Resource Impacts from Development Projects 45-45
3.2.2 Step 2: Defining Compliance Requirements for Individual Issues 46-48
3.2.3 Step 3: Assessing Effects of Compliance Requirements on Development Project for Individual Water Resource Issues 49-49
3.2.4 Step 4: Consolidating Water Resource Issue Effects and Revision of Project 50-50
3.3.1 Development Project Management in Conceptual Planning Phase 51-51
3.3.2 Water Resource Issue Management in Conceptual Planning Phase 52-55
3.5.1 Development Project Management in Project Execution Phase 56-58
3.5.2 Water Resource Issue Management in Project Execution Phase 59-60
References 61-61
Abbreviations and Acronyms Used Throughout This Handbook 62-64
Appendix A - Supplementary Worksheets 65-69
Appendix B - Water Resource Issue Fact Sheets 70-152
Appendix C - Overview of the NEPA Process 153-160
Abbreviations used without definitions in TRB publications 161-161

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