CALL FOR PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS

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Deadline for abstracts submission: December 15, 2016
Submit abstracts to masrc11@gmail.com

Abstracts are being sought for pre-conference workshops to be presented at the 8th Mid-Atlantic Stream Restoration Conference.

Pre-Conference Workshops will take place on Wednesday, September 20, 2017.  The workshops will begin at 8:30 am and conclude at 12 pm with a 15-minute break.  Total teaching time is 3.25 hours.

The conference planners are seeking workshop that focus on one or more of the following topics:

  • Stream Impacts from Land Use activities and resource extraction
  • Headwater Streams
  • Innovative restoration design tools, methods and adaptations
  • Watershed scale planning and restoration
  • Stormwater management
  • Communities and streams
  • Functional Stream Assessment Methodologies
  • Aquatic Species Habitat Restoration
  • Monitoring
  • Stream Restoration and TMDLs – Policies, Research, and Methods
  • Post Disaster Restoration
  • Stream Restoration Permitting Process – Advances and Challenges
  • Stream Policies
  • Stream Restoration Drivers, e.g. MS4 permits, TMDLs, Mitigation and Species Specific

Submission Guidelines:
1.  Please submit a one-page abstract by December 15, 2016 (format below).
2.  Submit by email to masrc11@gmail.com

Abstract Format (view example)

1.  Title of Workshop
2.  Instructors (include contact information – organization, city, state, email and phone)
3.  Materials that students need to bring (e.g. laptop)
4.  Materials students will receive (e.g. handouts, workbook, software)
5.  Learning Objectives:  At the completion of this workshop students will…
a. (list learning outcomes)
6.  Workshop Description (300 words max)
7.   Equipment request – e.g. screen, podium, projector and/or computer