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GUIDANCE FOR COMPLETING AN E&S PLAN
 

 

 

 

    
It is very important that you copmplete every section of the E&S plan in order for it to be considered valid.
 

 


1.(A-B). General information regarding the timber sale area.


1.(C). Contact information and signature of the landowner.


1.(D). Contact information and signature of the individual(s) responsible for implementing the E&S plan.

1.(E). Contact information and signature of the individual who prepared the E&S plan. Note that PA law requires the plan be prepared by a person trained and experienced in E&S control methods and techniques. PA SFI training counts.

2. Free USGS Topo maps are available to download and print at:

SEE EXAMPLE TOPO MAP


3. Soil maps along with required soil information can be obtained through the NRCS Web Soil Survey.

SEE EXAMPLE SOIL REPORT FROM NRCS WEB SOIL SURVEY

The information provided by the soil survey can be a tremendous help in locating your roads, skid trails, and log landings on dry durable ground.


 
 
 
 
 
 

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