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Erosion Control Management

Erosion can reduce the productive value of your land, degrade surface water quality, and cause sedimentation problems on adjoining land.

Soil in surface water causes several problems:

Benefits of Effective Erosion Control:


Erosion Control recommendations include two basic components

With increasing concern for protection of water quality for beneficial uses, management plans for rural erosion control are being considered or have been adopted in watersheds throughout Oregon.


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This page was last updated on November 15, 2002