Erosion and Sediment Control Using Geosynthetics

Start Date
08/14/2013
End Date
08/14/2023
Description
Become more environmentally aware! Learn how to reduce surface water pollution from soil runoff by using geosynthetics. This course will introduce you to the history and applications of geosynthetics. You will also be exposed to factors influencing erosion such as rainfall, soil type and vegetation. Surface stream bank and coastal erosion control measures using geosynthetics also are covered.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
>Learn how to become more environmentally aware.
>Learn how to reduce surface water pollution from soil runoff by using geosynthetics.
>Understand factors influencing erosion such as rainfall, soil type and vegetation.
>Understand stream bank and coastal erosion control measures using geosynthetics.
Instructors
Dr. David J. Elton, P.E., M. ASCE
Website Registration
Course Codes
AuburnUniversity
Provider
Engineering Continuing Education


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