GSWCC Erosion Control Day at UGA - March 29, 2018

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Don’t miss this opportunity to register to hear about the latest information in Erosion Control in Georgia.

The Erosion Control Day features over 25 vendors with cutting edge erosion control products to use on construction sites while land disturbing activities are taking place.  There will also be demos including sediment basin design and use, as well as rainfall simulation on different kinds of vegetation on construction sites. 

Speakers will cover a wide variety of topics:

  • Michael Berry, GAEPD Watershed Protection Branch Non-Point Source Program will talk about NPDES Construction Stormwater General Permits for the 2018 Reissuance. 
  • Matt Peevy with Mitigation Management will talk about Mitigation Banking in Georgia, Trends, Supply/Demand, Challenges, Stream and Wetland Restoration. 
  • Jessica Jones with GAEPD Northeast District office will be providing guidance and assistance for a completely electronic submittal process through GEOS (Georgia EPD Online System), Notice of Intent (NOI), Notice of Termination (NOT), and Sampling Report submittals will be done in GEOS beginning October 2017. 
  • Dr. Justin Ellis, University of North Georgia Environmental Leadership Center will be talking about Using the RUSLE model and organic amendments to restore degraded upland landscapes in impaired watersheds.
  • T. Luke Owen, NPDES Stormwater Training Institute will be talking about Green Infrastructure. 
  • Updates to The Manual for Erosion and Sediment Control will also be covered.

Vendor List:

  • American Excelsior Company; Arlington, TX
  • Applied Polymer Systems, Inc.; Woodstock, GA
  • Belton Industries, Inc.; Belton, SC
  • Cherokee Manufacturing; Tifton, GA
  • Delta Landscape Supply of Georgia; Norcross, GA
  • East Coast Erosion Control; Bernville, PA
  • Epic Manufacturing; Greenwood, DE
  • Flexamat (Motz Enterprise, Inc.); Cincinnati, OH
  • GA River Network; Athens, GA
  • GA Soil & Water Conservation Commission (GSWCC); Athens, GA
  • GA Water Coalition1/4/2018 Athens, GA
  • Georgia Association of Conservation Districts (GACD); Camilla, GA
  • Gro-Green Solutions Georgia, LLC; Macon, GA
  • Hanes Geo Components; Lawrenceville, GA
  • Innovative Turf Solutions, LLC; Cincinnati, OH
  • L & M Supply Company Inc.; Willacoochee, GA
  • Main Street Poly Fabrics, LLC; Enigma, GA
  • Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District; Atlanta, GA
  • MKB Company - Diamond Sock; Westerville, OH
  • Natural Growth, Inc.; Roopville, GA
  • NCIF Group / Geoden Product Corp; Nashville, GA
  • Profile Products, LLC; Buffalo Grove, IL
  • Silt-Saver, Inc.; Conyers, GA
  • SW Products LLC; Greenville, SC
  • US Army Corps of Engineers; Savannah District
  • Willacoochee Industrial Fabrics, Inc. (WINFAB); Willacoochee, GA. ** Break Sponsor