Sediment Barrier - Silt Fence

This IECA Design Standard is intended to guide designers on the purpose, design, material selection, installation, and maintenance of a silt fence when used as a temporary sediment control barrier for sheet flow applications to minimize sediment transport from a disturbed area susceptible to erosion.

Silt Fence Design Standard.pdf

Silt Fence Design Guide.pdf

Silt Fence Literature Review.pdf

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Developed by the IECA Standards and Practices Committee.