NYS Erosion and Sediment Control Certificate Program (NYSESCCP)
MISSION of the New York State Erosion and Sediment Control Certificate Program:
The purpose of this certificate program is to establish and maintain a process to identify and recognize individuals who are capable of developing, designing, inspecting and maintaining erosion and sediment control plans on projects that disturb soils in New York State. The development and oversight of these plans will be executed in accordance with the New York State Standards and Specifications for Erosion and Sediment Control and the New York State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) General Permit for Stormwater Discharges from Construction Activity.
The Empire Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS) has 2 publications available for purchase:
- New York Contractors Erosion And Sediment Control Field Notebook (3rd Edition, 2013)
- New York State Stormwater Management Design Manual (January 2015 Update)
Visit SWCS on the web to purchase: http://www.swcsnewyork.org/