“The care of rivers is not a question of rivers, but of the human heart.”
– Tanaka Shozo
Construction Site Erosion Control and Stormwater Permit Compliance Training
April 25-26, 2019
Best Western Plus Eau Claire Conference Center
Eau Claire, WI
The two day course is designed for those who perform site management duties, supervise or direct construction activities, install best management practices, and/or inspect sites for compliance relating to erosion/sediment control and storm water management. This course will cover:
- Permit requirements
- Roles and responsibilities
- Construction site erosion control plans
- Best management practices to reduce or control erosion and offsite sedimentation
- Proper installation of devices
- Establishing protective vegetation
- Grading practices to reduce erosion
- Timing of installations
- Completing WPDES site inspections
- Completing required documentation
Discounted registration of $75 for attendees in the following counties is available: Eau Claire, Polk, Barron, Rusk, Taylor, St. Croix, Dunn, Chippewa, Clark, Pierce, Pepin, Buffalo, Trempealeau, and Jackson. Please call Eau Claire County Land Conservation at 715-839-6226 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive the discount code.
Registration and more details can be found at NASECA-WI: https://nasecawi.org/events-training/erosion-control-compliance-training/
Rain Barrel Workshop
Eau Claire County Land Conservation holds Rain barrel workshops in the spring/summer. These workshops are part of our Education and Outreach Program for Storm Water Management. Call the Land Conservation Division office at (715) 839-6226 with any questions.
Rain 2 Rivers
Eau Claire County is a paying member of Rain to Rivers of Western Wisconsin Storm Water Forum.
The Forum was established as a collaborative effort of 12 surrounding municipalities to create an Education and Outreach Program as part of their MS4 Permit requirements by the Department of Natural Resources.
See our web page at
Rains to Rivers.
The Rain to Rivers...Wise Choices for Cleaner Waters is an education campaign sponsored by the Chippewa Valley Storm Water Forum aimed at protecting and improving the quality of local lakes, streams, rivers and wetlands.