Illicit Discharge Detection and Elimination (IDDE)

In December 2015, the Hudson River Watershed Alliance and our partners, the Sparkill Creek Watershed Alliance and the Center for Watershed Protection, held a workshop in Sparkill, NY on Illicit Discharge Detection and Elimination (IDDE).

Deb Caraco of the Center for Watershed Protection provided these resources:

Presentation: Introduction to Illicit Discharges

Presentation: Outfall Reconnaissance Inventory (ORI)

Field Form: ORI Field Form

Presentation: Chemical Outfall Monitoring

Presentation: Isolating and Fixing Illicit Discharges

Center for Watershed Protection Illicit Discharge Detection and Elimination guidance manual

This event was supported by the Hudson River Estuary Program, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, with support from the New York State Environmental Protection Fund, in cooperation with NEIWPCC. This event was also supported by a 2015 RBC Blue Water Project Community Action Grant.