OFFICE of SURFACE MINING
RECLAMATION and ENFORCEMENT

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For More Information:

Kristin Brown
TIPS Hydrology Support Program

kbrown2@osmre.gov
(303) 236-3410


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SEDCAD Software

Description

A suite of curve number-based watershed rainfall-runoff models, RUSLE-based sediment yield analysis and channel and hydraulic structure design utilities.

Fact Sheet

Read the SEDCAD fact sheet.

USERS

Engineers, Hydrologists Geologists, AML Specialists and Soil scientists

USES

  • Model your hydrologic mine system including, channels, ponds, sediment control, etc.
  • Evaluate effectiveness of sediment ponds and other sediment control structures such as check dams, grass filters, and silt fence (Mine plan, reclamation plan).
  • Evaluate diversion channel designs, including riprap, grass-lined and bar soil conditions.
  • Use the exhaustive and comprehensive help files for quick reference, and background.
  • Evaluate culvert and plunge pool designs and recommend changes for permit review.
  • Analyze the impact of the addition or removal of a hydrologic structure - sediment pond, permanent impoundment, plunge pool, etc. for permit review.

TRAINING

No training information listed.

Vendor Information

Program description and support information are available at: Website - http://www.mysedcad.com.
Note: Not for downloading software.

Contacts for Software Help:

NAME STATE, TRIBE, OSMRE OFFICE PHONE EMAIL
Beckford, Omar OSMRE-AR (412) 937 - 2118 obeckford@osmre.gov

Page Last Modified/Reviewed: 1/14/2021

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