ENVIRONMENTAL FEATURES

Our Commitment

Water resources
 
• Stream and Wetlands
• Avoid, minimize, and/or mitigate
 
 
 
Protection from contamination sites • Avoid known sites
• Means and methods for management and response
• Adhere to all local, state and federal rules and regulations
Erosion & sediment control • Rule 5 Permits
• Best Management Practices
• Monitor sediment and erosion control

 
Karst features
 
• Identify and treat features
• Protect or provide structural solutions
• Monitor and protect water quality

 
Wildlife & habitat
 
• Indiana Bat, Northern Long-eared Bat, and Bald Eagle
• Protect habitat and avoid use areas

 
Cultural & historic features • Bridges, Cemeteries, Buildings/Houses and/or Districts
• Prehistoric sites
• Avoid, protect in place, comply with state and federal laws
Noise & air quality
 
• Planned Sound Walls
• Minimize impacts to residents during construction
• Use approved standard for vehicle operation
• Minimize dust in accordance with local, state, and federal rules and regulations
 
Commitments to protect the environment • 215 Environmental Commitments
• Local, County, State and Federal Rules and Regulations
• Indiana DOT and IFA specifc project requirements
• Dedicated Environmental Compliance Manager