Watershed Restoration - Restoration Techniques and Environmental Compliance and Permitting

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 - Thursday, May 9, 2013
9 am to 4 pm
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center, S. C.,
35 Pacific Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA

This two-day Watershed Restoration Workshop will include the following topics: 

Restoration Techniques

  • Restoration principles and practices (restoration of what to what?)
  • Site restoration in the context of watershed restoration – scale matters – in time and space
  • New and emerging opportunities to restore watersheds, including land-use and transportation planning
  • Case studies and examples

Environmental Compliance and Permitting

  • Overview of environmental compliance requirements applicable to site restoration activities, and methods best suited to meet them.
  • Strategies to streamline the permitting process
  • Strategies to enhance compliance efficiencies
  • Special watershed and site restoration examples