Environment Canterbury has worked with major developers and local contractors to prepare a guide and training opportunities for minimising erosion and sediment generation.
A range of detailed measures for earthworks, including residential and commercial subdivisions, roading, some forestry works, quarries, cleanfills and landfills, stream works, installation of utility services and housing construction on individual small sites, are covered within the guide.
Download the full erosion and sediment control guide.
Fundamental principles or erosion and sediment control
The Erosion and Sediment Control Guide is for:
Environment Canterbury is pleased to offer workshops for contractors, consultants, and local authority staff on the erosion and sediment control guide and how to effectively control erosion and sedimentation.
Read more about the Erosion and Sediment Control Guide training workshops.
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