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Rule 1501:3-12-02 | Erosion from silvicultural operations.


Each owner, operator, or person responsible for a silvicultural operation shall prevent pollution caused by wind or water erosion. Silvicultural operations shall apply conservation practices in accordance with "BMPs for Erosion Control For Logging Practices in Ohio," which are available to all Ohio county soil and water conservation districts, or other appropriate methods or management practices approved by the chief or the chief's designee. Owners, operators, or persons responsible for silvicultural operations may file timber harvest plans with the division of the soil and water conservation district in the county where such operations are performed.

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 1503.51, 1503.01
Amplifies: 1503.01, 1503.55, 1503.54, 1503.53, 1503.52, 1503.51
Five Year Review Date: 7/21/2021
Prior Effective Dates: 5/7/1992, 11/15/1994, 10/3/2005, 12/23/2010, 7/21/2016