Stormwater Management for Engineers

October 02, 2013 - October 04, 2013 [Past Event]

Managing stormwater runoff is becoming more complex every day. In order to comply with New Jersey's highly comprehensive stormwater management rules or the rules established in any other state, all types of professionals from engineers to project reviewers, developers and environmental planners need to acquire broader knowledge and new skills. This three-day course, led by Joseph Skupien (an ex... read more

Planning and Preparing an Ecological Risk Assessment

September 25, 2013 - September 26, 2013 [Past Event]

In this 2-day course, attendees will learn and review both the technical and regulatory approaches to completing ecological risk assessments. Participants will come away with an understanding of the planning and preparation process for the completion of an ERA, including data development needs, selection of endpoints, and the development of lines of evidence. Understanding the topics covered wi... read more

Vegetation Identification for Wetland Delineation - South

September 23, 2013 - September 24, 2013 [Past Event]

Plants are the most obvious clues to wetland boundaries. This two-day field course will teach you how to draw a wetland line by identifying a variety of upland and wetland plant species. This is a field-based course, so please dress accordingly for the outdoors. Day 1 - Visit Central Pine Barrens Communities - Oak/Pine - Oak Dominated - Red Maple and Pitch Pine Lowlands - Cranberry bogs - Impou... read more

Wetland Construction - Planning and Functional Design

September 16, 2013 - September 17, 2013 [Past Event]

Calculation of the amount, depth, duration, and timing of water anticipated in a constructed wetland is an essential element for preparing functional wetland designs. Build upon your wetland construction knowledge with this course, as it provides you with specific directions for preparing and comparing hydrographs for wetland construction projects. The single biggest mistake in botched wetland ... read more

Wetland Construction: Planning and Functional Design

September 16, 2013 - September 17, 2013 [Past Event]

Calculation of the amount, depth, duration, and timing of water anticipated in a constructed wetland is an essential element for preparing functional wetland designs. In this two-day course, you'll gain specific directions for preparing and comparing hydrographs and develop an understanding of the amount and seasonal distribution of water over time so you can anticipate hydrologic patterns befo... read more

5th European River Restoration Conference

September 11-13, 2013 [Past Event]

Rivers and the waters they contain are the life blood of the European landscape but they need protection and restoration. This event provides an opportunity to share and learn about the successes and challenges of river restoration and be a part of the revival of rivers in Europe. Download the first announcement Download Call for Submissions The Conference will provide: Exciting examples... read more

Invasive Plant Conference: Paths to Restoration Success

July 31, 2013 - August 01, 2013 [Past Event]

Day One, Wednesday, July 31 8:30 a.m. Welcome and Introduction: Celebrating Mid-Atlantic Invasive Plant Council’s (MAIPC) 14th Anniversary Jil Swearingen, MAIPC President and IPM Invasive Species Biologist, National Park Service, National Capital Region 8:45 a.m. Keynote address: How Will Climate Change Affect the Invasion and Management of Non-native Plants? Betsy Von Holle, Ph.D., Assis... read more

5th National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration

July 29- August 2, 2013 [Past Event]

NCER is an interdisciplinary conference on large scale ecosystem restoration presenting state-of-the art science and engineering, planning and policy in a partnership environment. The first NCER, held in Orlando, FL (2004) with over 900 restoration practitioners participating, lead to successful conferences in Kansas City, MO (2007), Los Angeles, CA (2009) and Baltimore, MD (2011). NCER brings ... read more

International Congress for Conservation Biology

July 21-25, 2013 [Past Event]

The biennial International Congress for Conservation Biology is recognized as the most important global meeting for conservation professionals and students. The congress features a dynamic scientific program with more than 100 cutting edge symposia, workshops, posters, and focus groups; countless networking opportunities, fantastic field trips, and world-renowned speakers. The 26th ICCB takes... read more

Resilient Landscapes: Planning for Floor, Drought & Fir

July 21-24, 2013 [Past Event]

Resilient Landscapes: Planning for Flood, Drought & Fire 68th International Annual Conference Reno, Nevada  July 21-24, 2013 read more