Synopsis: This course focuses on using mitigation and sustainable design techniques to reduce stormwater impacts and increase storm resiliency.
Start Time: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 8:30 AM
End Time: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 5:00 PM
Location: Atrium Corporate Park
Address: 300 Atrium Drive
Campus: Off Campus
City, State, Country: Somerset, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site: http://www.cpe.rutgers.edu/courses/current/ew0330ca.html
Contact Name: Suzanne Hills
Contact Email: suzanne.hills@rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7234
Additional Information:

This course is designed for ecologists, engineers, planners, and landscape architects involved in the recovery of impacted river, lake, riparian, wetland, and coastal environments.

Drawing heavily upon real-world examples of Restoration Ecology in practice, this class will focus on the multi-disciplined recovery of degraded, damaged, or impaired ecosystems.

Featured Topics

  • Applications of Green Infrastructure Stormwater Techniques
  • FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program - Community Rating System (CRS)
  • Green Infrastructure and Storm Resiliency
  • Reconnecting Streams to their Floodplains
  • Regulation and Design
  • Removal of Low-head Dams and Culverts
  • Restoration Ecology
  • Stream Daylighting
  • Wetland Banking
Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public