38-8A SOIL EROSION AND SEDIMENT DAMAGE CONTROL
SOIL EROSION AND SEDIMENT DAMAGE CONTROL
Definition of terms.
"Land-disturbing activity" defined.
Guidelines to be developed by commission--Citizen participation.
Content of guidelines.
Information and standards used as basis of guidelines.
Districts to develop proposed standards in cooperation with local units--Time--Designation of fragile land.
Hearing on proposed standards or revisions--Publication of notice.
Transmittal of proposed standards to commission for review.
Review of standards by commission--Recommendations as to changes.
Adoption of conservation standards by districts--Cooperation with other local units.
Petition for revision of district standards--Signatures required.
Filing of petition--Submission of standards to election unless supervisors approve
District standards to be met by activities on publicly owned lands.
Enforcement of standards under contract with public agency.
Issuance of permits by commission or districts prohibited.
Permit-issuing authorities to require compliance with district conservation standards.
Land-disturbing activity plans, applications, and reports not required if standards not
violated--Plan required for conversion of fragile land.
Violation of adopted standards by land-disturbing activities--Control plan required--District approval--Implementation of plan.
Variances to allow additional time for compliance.
Petition to allege violation of chapter--Investigation and action by petitioned agency.
Injunctive or other relief to enforce chapter.
Dust blowing and soil erosion--Owner or operator to prevent.
Blowing soil--Investigation and order for prevention by conservation district board.
Preventive treatment--Grounds for performance by conservation district board.
Assessment against land treated by board.
Disposition of assessment collections--Collection fee prohibited.
Cooperation with federal, state, and local agencies to prevent erosion.
Annual report of violations.