Soil Erosion & Sedimentation Control (SESC)

The Drain Is Just for Rain

The Eaton County Enforcing Agency (Drain Commissioner) is responsible for the enforcement of soil erosion and sedimentation laws within the boundaries of Eaton County, except the City of Lansing. There are also several Authorized Public Agencies in the county responsible for monitoring their own activities. These include: 

  • City of Charlotte
  • Eaton County Drain Commissioner
  • Eaton County Road Commission
  • Lansing Board of Water
  • Light and Delta Charter Township
  • Michigan Department of Transportation

Keep Michigan waters clean! Install inlet protection!

Inlet Protection on a Drain

How-to Video: Proper Installation of Silt Fence

Proper Installation of Silt Fence

Soil Erosion Control Links

Even with the best Soil and Water Pollution Prevention Plan (Soil Erosion Control Plan) designers still need to buy products and keep up on the latest technology and be reminded of existing technology. The following links may be helpful, let us know if you find broken links or bad advice.