NC Erosion and Sediment Control Workshop

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Registration will open in the fall.

Click Participant, Vendor or Half-day

Participant  $150

Industry Vendor  $295

Half-day Virtual Participant  $80


Jamie Luther or Jazmin Garcia-Lawson
919-513-3321 or

December 5, 2024
8am – 4pm

Raleigh, NC

Presented by:
NC Department of Environmental Quality – Land Quality Section
In partnership with:
Southeast Chapter – International Erosion Control Association
NCSU Department of Crop & Soil Sciences
Attend this workshop to hear from a wide range of experts on the front lines of these issues to learn about solutions based on innovative design and solid research. In the morning, hear from State Erosion Control and Forestry representatives on the latest regulatory and program changes, from other government representatives and industry professionals on successful case studies and about how soil impacts construction.  In the afternoon, join us in the field where research updates will demonstrate how systems can be improved for better performance.
And, of course, you can fulfill your professional development needs as the year winds down.


2023 Agenda

Half-day Virtual Participants: Live stream the Indoor Sessions, 8:00am – 12:00pm only.

7:30-8:15am In-person Registration (McKimmon Center, Raleigh)

*Begin Live Stream for Half-day Virtual Participants.

DEQ E&SC Program Update
Julie Coco, PE, NCDEQ, DEMLR, State Sedimentation Specialist
Stormwater Program: Updates on the NCG01 Renewal
Mike Lawyer, NCDEQ, DEMLR, Stormwater Program Supervisor
Break/Vendors/Extra Question Time 
E&SC & Stormwater Legislative Updates
Doug Ansel, NCDEQ, Asst. General Counsel
History of E&SC
Dr. Rich McLaughlin
10:45-11:00am Break/Vendors/Extra Question Time 
11:00-11:30am NCSU Research Highlight: Use of Sediment Basins for Separation of Diamond Grinding Slurries
Karina Lenko, NCSU

*End Live Stream for Half-day Virtual Participants.

How to get an approved Trout Buffer Waiver
Tamera Eplin, NCDEQ, DEMLR, WSRO Regional Engineer & Stan Aiken NCDEQ, DEMLR, ARO Regional Engineer
12:00-12:45pm Lunch at McKimmon Center
12:45-1:00pm Travel to the Sediment & Erosion Control Research and Education Facility (transportation is on your own)
1:00-4:00pm Field Presentations
4:00pm Certificates of Attendance and Adjourn

 Registration Information

To register, click Participant, Vendor, or Half-day below.

Participant: $150

Industry Vendor: $295

Half-day Virtual Participant: $80

  • Industry Vendors will have a table top display space at the back of the classroom.  Vendors may also opt to participate in the field demonstrations by providing supplies or installing devices. To coordinate field supplies and installations, contact Jamie Luther at:

Professional Credit

Full Day In-person: 6.25 hours
Virtual Morning Only: 3.25 hours

Certificates of attendance will be distributed at the field site for in-person participants.  Virtual participants will receive certificates of attendance by email by Dec 18th.

  • Certified Professionals in Erosion & Sediment Control (self-claim)
  • Licensed Soil Scientists (self-claim)
  • Professional Engineers and Surveyors (self-claim)