An ordinance requiring that certain public facilities, mainly utilities and roads, must be in place, planned for, or provided as a precondition of development permission. To access the rest of this content, you must purchase a...Read More
Category: Contextual/Administrative Terms
A practice, or a combination of practices, that are determined to be effective, practical means (technological, economical and institutional) of preventing or reducing the amount of pollution generated by nonpoint sources to a level compatible with water quality goals. Examples of BMPs include but are not limited to road building, spoil management, channel/stream crossings, vegetation […]
Relation of artifacts and other cultural remains to their environmental setting (including climate, hydrology, ecology, geology, etc.) to their culture, and to other time periods and cultures. The recording, analysis, and interpretation of contextual information is a primary component of archaeological research.