Sign up now for 2022 Erosion Control BMP SUMMIT – Training & Field Day – Agenda & Topics

The upcoming 2022 Erosion Control BMP Summit held at Shasta College is a training field event with a fully loaded schedule.

 

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Agenda

Tuesday, April 12th

Registration and Breakfast: 7:30 am
Workshop: 8:15 am – 5:00 pm

Erosion Control Social:  6:00 pm at The Red Lion Hotel on Hilltop Drive, Redding

Wednesday, April 13, 2nd day

Breakfast: 7:30 am
Workshop: 8:15 am – 4:00 pm

We have been moving dirt and the site is ready!

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Speaker Topics

  • “The Profitable Science of Hydraulics Erosion Control”- Wally Butman, 30 min + Field Demo – 30 min
  • “Tips For An Effective SWPP Inspection” – The Tully Group – 35 min
  • “Native Grasses, Forbes, and Shrubs – The permanent Erosion Control Solution” – David Gilpin, Pacific Coast Seed –  35 min.
  • “Straw Mulching-Everything Needed to Know About Applications -Straw-blowing and Tacking” – Bryan Graves and John McCullah – Field Demo – 30 min.
  • The Selection and Installation of EC, Runoff Control, and Sediment Control BMPS – The Tools of Compliance –  J. McCullah, CPESC 311

 

Many more topics and practices will be covered (theory and practice):

  • The most effective Hudromulches,
  • BFMs/FGM, Biotic soil mulches (and why necessary for Soil Regeneration
  • Compost-based BMPs.
  • Compost Socks, Compost Filter Soxx,
  • Compost Blower Machines -FINN 5cy Bark Blower Machine will be demonstrated for applying compost berms, compost blankets, and custom-filled Grow Soxx w/ mycorrhiza and native seed mix
  • See FINN’s new epic E-machine Hydroseeder/ Hydromuncher- demo on field
  • Sediment Barriers and Fiber Rolls for Slope Interruption – straw rolls, coir (coconut) barriers ( Colin Ewart, Filtrexx and Lynn Friesner, and RoLanka products will be demonstrated in the Field.
  • BioD blocks for “ditch checks”
  • Turf reinforcement mats (biodegradable and poly based)-theory and application
  • Selection and installation of Erosion Control Blankets

 

John will also present:

  • “How do you know the Hydromulch was applied as specified.”
  • “CARR fire experience and Successional Reclamation Theory”
  • “Road drainage practice for low volume Ranch, Utility/Transmission Access roads” and “grow road restoration“ etc.
  • Case Studies on Green Armor systems for Steep Slopes
  • Case Study on Bluffs Repair, using Coir BioD blocks, willow branches and compost grow Soxx/ Living walls.

 

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