Urban Stream Processes and Restoration Training

March 18, 2020 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept.
4200 Smith School Rd
Austin, TX 78744

Urban Stream Processes and Restoration Training
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, City of Austin Watershed Protection Team, and the Texas Water Resources Institute are hosting a workshop on stream restoration. Workshop topics include urban stream functions, impacts of development on urban streams, healthy versus degraded stream systems, natural and traditional restoration techniques.

Information including the hydrologic cycle, basics to stream morphology, stream classification, stream instability, stream restoration, stabilization structure, vegetation, and monitoring and evaluation will be explained through classroom-style teaching in the morning session and hands-on activities in the field at a nearby stream in the afternoon sessions.

Cost: $50, includes all training materials and lunch

To attend, register online at website below or by contacting Clare Entwistle at clare.entwistle@ag.tamu.edu  by March 16.

Agenda and registration: http://texasriparian.org/restoration-training/restoration-trainings-schedule/

Location: Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept., 4200 Smith School Rd., Austin, TX 78744

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