Introduction to Soilandwater.com
Soilandwater.com provides cost effective solutions at the interface of construction
and the environment. Our goal is to provide our customers with technically and
environmentally sound solutions to their land and water stewardship challenges. We
believe that we have a cost effective solution to any problem that involves natural
resource stewardship.
Started in 1996 by president Steve W. Chafin,
Soilandwater.com has grown to become a major
contributor in ecological restoration and
environmental construction. We specialize in areas
such as erosion control, B.A.E.R. implementation,
bio-mass removal, and ecological restoration.
However, we are also extremely versatile and can
handle almost any work related to land and water
stewardship.
Mission Statement

Soilandwater.com's mission is to improve the quality of life and environment through a combination of science,
effective technology, native materials, and efficient execution of work.

The objective of SoilandWater.com is to provide real scientific solutions from highly trained scientists and
engineers to solve land and water stewardship challenges and to provide the most cost effective, proven
products to our customers.

We provide state of the art science solutions to our customers. Toward that end we have questioned all
methods, materials and reasoning behind traditional environmental problem solving.

Land and Water Stewardship Services

Our staff have degrees in Natural Sciences, Engineering, and Construction Technology. We are
educated, equipped, and experienced in land and water stewardship.


Land Stewardship
Brush cutting/mulching
Vegetation control management
Timber inventories assessment
Land clearing
Bush hogging
Reforestation and planting
Habitat enhancement through prescribed burning
Licensed Commercial Herbicide Applicators
Seeding of turf, native prairie/wild flowers,
conservation and wildlife plantings
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Soil Testing
Depth to bedrock excavations and surveys
Soil types
Percolation rates
Lake/pond site analysis
Analysis for road construction, recreational construction

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Excavation Services/Equipment
Excavation for site development/road construction
Building construction excavation
Utilities and septic systems
Lakes and ponds
Drainage and erosion control
Grading and land reshaping

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Construction site/conservation erosion control
Installation of all agricultural (SWCD, USDA-RCS) practices
Hydroseeding
Silt fence installation
Channel stabilization and grading
Slope stabilization
Vegetation establishment

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Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management
Optimization of wildlife habitat
Hunting program administration (controlled access and
lease arrangements)
Wetland development, restoration, construction
Lake and pond restoration, construction

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Water Stewardship
Stormwater control and treatment
Stream restoration, bank stabilization
Aquatic habitat restoration
Lake and pond treatment (weeds, algae)
Dredging
Marine construction
Lake and pond enhancement-water quality
Fisheries management
Aeration
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Eco-Systems dba Soilandwater.com
provides environmentally focused
products and services for customers
located throughout the United States.