Clear Water Alabama: Seminar and Field Day
August 22-23, 2018

Oxford Civic Center

401 McCullars Lane

Oxford, Alabama

Questions? Contact Earl Norton, Erosion and Sediment Control Coordinator, 334-728-4107

The Clear Water Alabama Seminar and Field Day are offered by the Alabama Erosion and Sediment Control Partnership to help planners, designers, contractors, inspectors, and others learn more about erosion and sediment control practices and products.

Registration is closed – check back for future training dates 

Program Brochure (PDF) provides instructions to pay by check, venue information, and program overview.

  • CEUs: Seminar – 0.6 (6.0 contact hours); Field Day – 0.6 (6.0 contact hours)
  • On August 14, a Late Registration Fee of $50 will be added to the cost of registration.
  • *QCIs wishing to complete the mandatory 4-hour training for continuing education must attend both the classroom training from 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. on Day 2 and the entire Field Day.
  • Registrations processed on-line require payment with M/C, Visa, Discover, or American Express credit card.

Lodging and Accommodations 

A limited number of rooms have been blocked for a discounted rate at the Fairfield Inn and Suites at 143 Colonial Drive, Oxford, AL 36203

For the discounted hotel rate, make reservations prior to August 1, 2018. If reserving a hotel room online, use the hyperlink below: Fairfield Inn and Suites Hotel Room Reservation

If reserving a hotel room by phone, call (256) 831-1921and request the discounted rate for Clear Water AL.

Parking Options:

Parking is available at the Oxford Civic Center

Seminar Topics Include

Keynote: Protecting our Headwaters, It All Starts Here, Dr. John Jensen

ADEM Regulation Update ESC Handbook Update
Preserving Water Quality During Construction Auburn University ESC Test Facility Update
Archeological Sites in the Region Rules for Protecting Cultural Resources
LID Case Studies and Green Infrastructure



Day 1 – Seminar 
7:30-8:30 am Registration/Exhibits
8:30-4:00 pm Seminar

Day 2 – Field Day
7:30-9:00 am Registration/Exhibits

8:00-9:00 am QCI Training*
9:00 am-4:00 pm Field Day Site Visits

Questions? Contact Earl Norton, Erosion and Sediment Control Coordinator, 334-728-4107

Who should attend?

  • Professional Engineers
  • Representatives from construction firms that use or install BMPs on their sites
  • Road Builders
  • Representatives from firms that prepare erosion control/stormwater plans
  • County and city engineers, planners, and/or their staff
  • Representatives of local Home Builders Association and Associated General Contractors
  • Representatives from the Alabama Department of Transportation
  • Inspectors from the Alabama Department of Environmental Management
  • Soil and Water Conservation District Boards and their field employees
  • Municipal Officials
  • Certified Professionals in Erosion and Sediment Control, Landscape Architects, Registered Soil Scientist, and other Qualified Credentialed Professionals
  • Natural Resources Conservation Service staff

Questions? Contact Earl Norton, Erosion and Sediment Control Coordinator