Land Disturbance

Yellow machine excavating materials

Erosion and Sediment Controls are required when disturbing land in Johnson County.  A “Land Disturbing Activity" is any activity that changes the physical conditions of land form, vegetation and hydrology, creates bare soil, or otherwise may cause erosion or sedimentation.  

Such activities include, but are not limited to, clearing, removal of vegetation, stripping, grading, grubbing, excavating, filling, logging and storing of materials.

Disturbing less than one acre

Disturbing greater than one acre

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      Form required prior to terminate permit: