Division of Ecological and Water Resources (Eco)


River Health & Restoration Workshops

Diagnosing Streams graphic

  The foundation of these workshops is to:

  • teach the fundamentals of stream science including: fluvial geomorphology, hydrology, connectivity, biology, and water quality and
  • educate attendees in natural channel design techniques and approaches that ensure long-term health and stability.

 Summer 2017 we will be offering the following workshops:

  • The Fundamentals of River Science: Applied Geomorphology & Ecology, June 19-23 in Fergus Falls MN.
  • River Monitoring & Assessment, July 24 - Aug. 3 in Whitewater State Park, MN.
  • River Restoration: Design & Application, Sept. 11-21 in Fergus Falls MN.

To register or for questions contact Amy Childers - 2017 Workshop flyer PDF

Workshops that the Stream Habitat Program teaches:

workshop coverWorkshop Brochure  PDF

River Science Series:

The Science of Healthy Waters Series:

Diagnosing Streams: Symptoms, Underlying Causes, & Remedies

 

Interested in a workshop?

Which workshops we offer is determined by amount of interest. To express interest in a workshop or if you have any questions, please contact Amy Childers.

  

Current number of requests for each workshop

(Updated Feb 15, 2017)

 

River Science Series

 41

 The Fundamentals of River Science: Applied Geomorphology &  Ecology

 27

 River Monitoring & Assessment

 34

 River Restoration: Design & Application

 17

 Restoration Solutions in Fragmented River Ecosystems

 

  The Science of Healthy Waters Series
21    The Ditching Dilemma
12    The Dam Dilemma

 

30

Diagnosing Streams: Symptoms, Underlying Causes, & Remedies