Synopsis: In this two-session online course, the technical aspects of dam removal will be presented, including the investigations and design of projects that both deregulate the dam and provide ecological uplift.
Start Time: Wednesday, June 9, 2021 8:30 AM
End Time: Thursday, June 10, 2021 12:30 PM
Location: Off-Campus Location/S
Campus: Off Campus
Room: Online
City, State, Country: XX XX
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
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Contact Name: Suzanne Hills
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7234
Additional Information:

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Dam demolition techniques
  • Hydraulic and sediment transport modeling
  • Developing conceptual models of the resulting impoundment
  • Sediment management
  • Fish passage
  • Ecosystem restoration of the former lakebed
Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public