Keys to Successful Erosion Control

Erosion control how-to with erosion control guru Jay Selby (President, SSEC)! Topics include understanding your soil, soil preparation, proper mulch applications, and Hydraulic vs. Rolled Erosion applications.

0.1 CEU/1 PDH

Join Stormwater University and erosion control guru Jay Selby (President, SSEC) for this erosion control how-to!

We will give you an in-depth look at:

  • Different types of Hydraulically applied materials—including Hydroseeding versus Hydromulching and compost versus Hydraulically applied compost replacements—and their proper applications and rates
  • When Rolled Erosion Control blankets are needed and their proper installation on slopes versus in channels
  • Proper site preparation and soils 101
  • Testing and understanding of different soil types and the erodibility of the “Textural Triangle” of the different soil types
  • Soil fertility and plant nutrients; understanding Micro and Macro Nutrients as well as PH levels
  • Use of effective Best Management Practices (BMPs), seed selections, and understanding seed tags and analysis

Keys to Successful Erosion Control Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding your soil
  • Soil preparation
  • Proper mulch applications
  • Hydraulic vs. Rolled Erosion applications

About Instructor

Jay R. Selby

President, SSEC

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* Each state and certification agency have different requirements; it is your responsibility to know what they are. Note that 0.1 CEU = 1 PDH.
* Purchase of this course allows you access for 6 months from the order date.

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Course Includes

  • 4 Lessons
  • 1 Quiz
  • Course Certificate