Reston, Va. — ASCE will conduct a public comment period on Standard Guidelines on Management Practices for Control of Erosion and Sediment from Construction. The public comment period will be held from Aug. 3, 2016 through Sept. 19, 2016. 

The intent of this standard is to present construction guidelines on management practices for control of erosion and sediment from construction. The successful implementation of an erosion and sediment control program is a multifaceted undertaking that includes a mix of administrative, legal and technical issues. The affected industries include land development and construction, engineering and environmental services, regulatory including plan reviewers, field inspectors and administrative personnel.

To participate in the public comment period, contact James Neckel, ASCE’s Codes and Standards Coordinator, at or 703-295-6176.