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Ecological Risk Assessment

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Synopsis: This two-day program provides attendees with a comprehensive overview of regulatory expectations of ecological risk assessments from both federal and state perspectives.
Start Time: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 9:00 AM
End Time: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 4:30 PM
Location: Cook Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: George H. Cook
Room: Extension Conference Center
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site:
Contact Name: Pamela Springard-Mayer
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7463
Additional Information:

On Day One, learn about the methodologies and innovative approaches being employed to conduct ecological risk evaluations and assessments of aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems under CERCLA, RCRA, and various state mandates.

On Day Two, NJDEP representatives will take you through the updated NJ guidance document for the completion of ecological risk assessments under the Licensed Site Remediation Professionals Program.

Featured Topics

  • Applicability of Ecological Risk Assessments
  • Federal, State (NJ, NY and PA) and Regional Approaches
  • Regulatory Drivers
  • Development of Clean-up Goals
  • Hazard Assessment: How and Why
  • The US EPA's 8-Step Process
Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public