Soil Erosion and Sediment Control

Proper soil erosion and sediment control is critical to minimizing impacts to water resources and the environment during land disturbing activities. Proper soil erosion and sediment control techniques protect water quality, receiving conveyances and drainage systems, and downstream areas including cultural and natural resources and private properties. The webpage has been developed to provide a multitude of resources on this topic. This page contains guidance documents, soil erosion and sediment control plan templates for large and small construction sites, educational fact sheets and presentations, along with relevant links to outside organizations.

Key Guidance Documents

Model SESC Plan Templates

Large Site (>1 Acre) SESC Plan

Small Site (<1 Acre) SESC Plan

Compliance Assistance Factsheets

Power Point Presentations

Outside Resources