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 River Ecology Unit 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.

  

Number of requests for each workshop

 (number of registered students for 2017 workshops)

-Updated April 17, 2017-

 

River Science Series

 44 (22)

 The Fundamentals of River Science: Applied Geomorphology &  Ecology

 28 (5)

 River Monitoring & Assessment

 36 (0)

 River Restoration: Design & Application

 18

 Restoration Solutions in Fragmented River Ecosystems

 

 

The Science of Healthy Waters Series

21    The Ditching Dilemma
12    The Dam Dilemma

 

32

Diagnosing Streams: Symptoms, Underlying Causes, & Remedies