Pond Design, Management and Maintenance

April 18, 2014 - April 18, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Improve the appearance, function, up-keep and long-term maintenance of your pond. You’ll learn how to build a pond, create and maintain stable shorelines, aquascape littoral benches, control nuisance species and optimize habitat for fish and aquatic wildlife. read more

Unique Training Event for Big Thompson River Restoration

April 19, 2014 - April 19, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Unique Training Event for Big Thompson River Restoration Loveland, CO: Anyone driving the Big Thompson River Canyon can summarize their feelings in one simple phrase: there is a lot of restoration work to be done. According to John Giordanengo, the Northern Colorado Regional Director for Wildlands Restoration Volunteers, “It is estimated that it will take at least three years to get t... read more

SER New England: Designing for Success - Ecological Restoration in Times of Change

April 25-26, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

SER New England will hold their first Chapter conference in partnership with the Conway School Master of Science Program in Ecological Design April 25 & 26, 2014, at Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts. The conference theme is Designing for Success: Ecological Restoration in Times of Change.  There will be speaker sessions and associated field trips. All are welcome. R... read more

Stream Functions Pyramid Workshop

April 29, 2014 - May 02, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

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Community Greening Volunteer Leaders needed in the Greater Toronto Area

April 30, 2014 - April 30, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Grow as a leader in your community by joining Evergreen’s Greenspace team. as a Community Greening Volunteer Leader (CGVL). Working alongside staff, CGVLs will help run successful planting and stewardship events while engaging community members more fully. Responsibilities can include speaking to and leading volunteer groups, welcoming, signing in and supporting community volunteers, set... read more

Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna

May 03, 2014 - May 03, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna Saturday, May 3 • 9 am – 12 pm Volunteer for restoration activities and learn about prairies and savannas. Tools and training are provided, and groups are welcome with advance notice. Meet at the gravel parking lot along Arbor Drive just off Monroe Street. For more information contact Marian Farrior at mlfarrior@wisc.edu or 265.... read more

Permaculture Design Certificate Course with Bill Wilson of Midwest Permaculture

May 06, 2014 - May 13, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

This is an intensive week-long course to provide participants with the skills and experience necessary to develop and create a permaculture landscape on their property. Completion will earn an internationally-recognized Permaculture Certification. Credit for this course is accepted by a growing number of universities. For more information, visit www.cedarcreekinstitute.org read more

2014 National Mitigation & Ecosystem Banking Conference

May 06, 2014 - May 09, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Training & Education -- Moderated Exchanges -- Networking. The only national conference that brings together key players in this industry, and offers quality hands-on sessions and training as well as important regulatory updates. Proven to be “the” place to gain insights, explore new markets and learn from sessions, we are continuing our focus on educational content – of... read more

Groundwater Contamination and Remediation: Principle and Practices

May 06, 2014 - May 07, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

In this 2-day course, attendees will learn the basic principles of contaminant geohydrology, fate and transport, and groundwater remediation. This course will cover the scope of the groundwater contamination problem in the United States, the drivers that mandate addressing these problems, and the technical constraints and practical solutions to remediate these problems. Participants will be exp... read more

Wetlands Permitting

May 08, 2014 - May 08, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

This 1-day course provides participants with a general overview of the development of Federal and State environmental laws and agency guidance, as well as recent changes to laws and policies. Attendees will review key terms that will help determine jurisdictional limits or exemptions to permitting, and will be introduced to the various aquatic resource permits that may be used for various site ... read more