Clear Water Alabama: Seminar and Field Day
October 23-24, 2019

Doster Community Center
424 South Northington Street
Prattville, 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.


Online Registration *available now*

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

  • CEUs: Seminar – 0.6 (6.0 contact hours); Field Day – 0.35 (3.5 contact hours)
  •  After October 14 – 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 Courtyard by Marriott Prattville, 2620 Legends Parkway, Prattville (334) 290-1270 – Group Name is Clear Water AL

For the discounted hotel rate, make reservations prior to October 14, 2019. If reserving a hotel room online, use the Marriott hyperlink.

Parking Options:

Parking is available at the Doster Community Center

Seminar Topics Include

Keynote: Spring to Action for Clear Water, Dr. Bill Deutsch

ADEM Regulations Update LID and Green Infrastructure Case Studies
Preserving Water Quality During Construction Auburn University ESC Test Facility Update
Professional Ethics Stream Protection Case Studies
Status of Erosion and Sediment Control in AL

Day 1 – Seminar 
7:00-8:00 am Registration/Exhibits
8:00-4:30 pm Seminar
4:30-5:00 pm Alabama Stormwater Association Business Meeting

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

Industry Sponsors (Tentative)

• Alabama Power Company

• American Excelsior Company

• Erosion Pros, LLC

• Hanes Geo Components

• Hydro-Engineering Solutions

• J.W. Faircloth & Son, Inc.

• Midwest Construction Products

• Motz Enterprises, Inc.

• Pennington Seed, Inc.

• Southeast Environmental Consultants

• Sunshine Supplies, Inc.

• Thompson Engineering, Inc.

• Volkert, Inc.