Books & Publications

The Empire Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS) has 3 publications available for purchase.  Publications may be purchased with a major credit card through the links, below, or through the mail with the "SWCS Publication Order Form" at the bottom of the page.   The following publications are available:

  1. New York Standards And Specifications For Erosion And Sediment Control
  2. New York Contractors Erosion And Sediment Control Field Notebook (3rd Edition, 2013)
  3. New York State Stormwater Management Design Manual (August 2010 Update Version)


1.  New York Standards And Specifications For Erosion And Sediment Control contains standards and specifications for erosion and sediment control measures commonly used on construction sites. Both vegetative and structural measures (temporary and permanent) are included as well as standard detail drawings of specific practices that can be utilized directly on site development plans. These standards are required by NYS-DEC for erosion and sediment control components of basic and full Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP).

COST: $70.00 + Sales Tax

 

 

 

For Tax-Exempt purchases, use the Add to Cart and View Cart buttons below (a Tax-Exempt form must be filed with the SWCS-Empire Chapter - see Lisa Miller's contact information at the bottom of the page).

 


2.  New York Contractors Erosion And Sediment Control Field Notebook (3rd Edition, 2013) is a pocket sized document to provide contractors a quick, handy guide for the installation and maintenance of erosion and sediment control practices most frequently used in construction activities.  This manual has been prepared by Donald W. Lake, Jr., P.E., CPESC, CPSWQ -  Adjunct Assistant professor, SUNY- College of Environmental Science & Forestry and made available to the Empire State Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society for distribution and reprinting.

    COST: $26.00 + Sales Tax

Discount when you order more than 1 book: 

    Cost: 2-4 Books - $22.00 each + Sales Tax

    Cost 5-10 Books - $20.00 each + Sales Tax

    Cost 11 or more Books - $19.00 each + Sales Tax

Quantity

 

 

For Tax-Exempt purchases, use the Add to Cart and View Cart buttons below (a Tax-Exempt form must be filed with the SWCS-Empire Chapter - see Lisa Miller's contact information at the bottom of the page).

    COST: $26.00 

Discount when you order more than 1 book: 

    Cost: 2-4 Books - $22.00 each 

    Cost 5-10 Books - $20.00 each 

    Cost 11 or more Books - $19.00 each 

Quantity

 


3.  New York State Stormwater Management Design Manual (August 2010 Update) provides designers with a general overview on how to size, design, select, and locate stormwater management practices at a development site to comply with State stormwater performance standards.  This manual is a key component of the Phase II State Pollution Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) general permit for stormwater runoff from construction activities from all sizes of disturbance.  The 2010 Design Manual (August 2010 Updates) includes significant udpates to the table of contents, seven chapters, the reference section, and the glossary, totalling nearly 300 pages of updates relative to the 2008 version. 

    COST: $60.00 + Sales Tax

 

 

 

 

For Tax-Exempt purchases, use the Add to Cart and View Cart buttons below (a Tax-Exempt form must be filed with the SWCS-Empire Chapter - see Lisa Miller's contact information at the bottom of the page).

 


Soil and Water Conservation Districts or Empire State Chapter members ordering 10 or more copies total are eligible for a 5% discount, but orders must be made through the mail with the "SWCS Publication Order Form"; please contact Lisa Miller for details before ordering. The 5% discount applies to the Standards and Specs and Design Manuals only.

For more information on ordering SWCS publications contact:

Lisa Miller, SWCS-Empire Chapter Office Manager, 4083 State Route 34, Scipio Center, NY 13147

Email: officemanager@swcsnewyork.org

 

 

Related Files:

SWCS Publications Order Form [ PDF, 207 Kb]

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