The Alabama Chapter

The Alabama Chapter of the Soil & Water Conservation Society fosters the science and the art of soil, water, and related natural resource management to achieve sustainability. We promote and practice an ethic recognizing the interdependence of people and the environment.

The Soil and Water Conservation Society is recognized and respected as an effective advocate for the conservation of soil, water, and related natural resources.


2016 Annual Conference

Protecting Alabama's Natural Resources

June 8-10, 2016 in Auburn, AL

RUSLE 2 Classes

Using the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation (RUSLE 2) to Predict Water Erosion and Sediment Deposition Rates on Construction Sites

This is an advanced level training course in erosion prediction that is scheduled for two sessions in February 2016. Twenty seats are available at each location and will be filled by the first 20 registrations received by either mail or credit card for each location.

Class 1 - February 2-3, 2016 (Irondale, Alabama)
Class 2 - February 4-5, 2016 (Montgomery, Alabama)

› More Info (and Registration by mail / check) (pdf)

› Class 1 Online Registration by Credit Card

› Class 2 Online Registration by Credit Card

2015 Annual Scholarship awarded to Annelise Salzmann

Auburn University (AU) junior Annelise Salzmann has been named the Alabama Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society’s 2015 Scholarship Recipient. Salzmann, of Elberta, Alabama, is the recipient of the $2,000 academic scholarship that will help her as she continues to pursue a degree in Biosystems Engineering in Auburn’s College of Agriculture.

› Annelise Salzmann - 2015 Scholarship Winner (pdf)

› Annual scholarship info