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Gloucester Soil Conservation District is a special purpose subdivision of the
State serving the residents of Gloucester county. Gloucester SCD is one of 15
soil conservation districts in New Jersey empowered to conserve and
manage soil and water resources in cooperation with the State
Soil Conservation Committee. The Gloucester SCD implements four major
programs: the Soil Erosion & Sediment Control Act (SESC), the Conservation
Assistance Program (CAP), Conservation Edcuation and our Stormwater Management
the SESC program, the district is responsible for reviewing and certifying SESC
plans for soil disturbances over 5,000 square feet while performing subsequent
field inspections to insure compliance with the SESC practices denoted on the
Conservation Education Program offers training programs on soil erosion &
sediment control best management practices to developers and builders, as well as presentations
to schools, youth organizations and community groups on various conservation
Gloucester SCD in conjunction with our partners, have worked on the development
of Regional Stormwater Management Plans for the Upper Raccoon Creek, Upper
Mantua Creek and Upper Maurice River watersheds.
find out more information about New Jersey's Soil Conservation Districts, click
on the link, What
Is A Conservation District.