Nov. 28 presentations start at 8:30 a.m. with "Section 404 Permitting" by David Madden, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Next is "Assessment: Primary Functioning Condition" presented by Ken Mayben and Rick Linex of USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service.
Lunch is from noon to 1 p.m., and includes a stream trailer demonstration by Waidler.
Afternoon presentations include "Bioassessment of Streams" by Rob Cook of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and presentations on the stream restoration design process and in-stream structures by Jaber.
Morning presentations on Nov. 29 begin with "Riparian Vegetation: Fort Worth Case Study" by Becca Swadek with the Botanical Research Institute of Texas. That will be followed by a presentation on urban riparian buffers by Deborah Viera, city of Denton, and a presentation on legal aspects of stream degradation by Waidler. The afternoon session from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. will be "Stream Redesign: McKinney Case Study" by Jaber, which will be followed by distribution of completion certificates and conclusion of the workshop at 3 p.m.
The $150 registration fee includes lunches on Nov. 27 and Nov. 28, as well as workshop materials. Continuing education units or credits are obtainable, and Texas Floodplain Management Association members can receive 12 continuing education credits.
Waidler suggests those interested in attending register as soon as possible.
For more information, contact Waidler at 972-952-9689 or by Email to email@example.com.