• DO get a permit from the Conservation District and other permitting agencies prior to starting your project.
  • DO consider all the concerns regarding erosion, how your proposed activity will affect those up and downstream from your project.
  • DO consider other alternatives to your proposed project.  
  • DO work with permitting agencies at on-site inspections.


  • Don’t proceed without a permit.
  • Don’t go beyond the bounds of your permit.


Don't Do this
Don’t Do This

What you see above is an example of what you do NOT want to do when your streambank is eroding.  Funny only in theory!