Annual Meetings

Our Annual Meeting will be held on

March 19, 2015.

See below for registration information

An Agenda will be available Soon!

List of Speakers and Presentations:

Erika Sachs, USEPA: “Revised Definition of WOTUS - Updates/Proposed Changes”

Russell Cohen, Massachusetts DEP: “Riparian Vegetation Buffers and Functions/Values and Restoration”

Matthew Sanford, Milone & MacBroom: “Duck Pond Wetland Restoration”                                                              

Rachel Perry, “Bioavailability of Organic N Entering Small, Shallow Embankments”


John Nolan, Pace University Land Use Law Center:                                                    

                        Chris Allan, LandTech: "Ecological Restoration of a Brownfields Site in Fairfield, CT.  

Tim Hollister, Land Use Attorney: “History of Wetlands Wildlife Regulation and Case Law”

 Stephanie Molden, Connecticut Department of Transportation: “Climate Change and Extreme Weather Vulnerability Pilot Project”


This full-day event includes continental breakfast, lunch, exhibitors, and several exciting educational presentations.

 Certificate of Completion provided:
•  0.5 points for SWS Recertification
•  Subject matter appropriate for 5.5 CEUs for CT-licensed landscape architects



$65.00 (CAWS members, including new members)

$80.00 (Non members)

$35.00 (Students with ID)

$200.00 (Exhibitors - includes table and one registration)

$35.00 (Non-profit exhibitors, includes table and one registration)

We offer TWO WAYS of registering:

  • Pay by mail with your check by completing and mailing our registration form; OR

  • Pay online with your credit card, debit card or PayPal account.

While you are registering, please consider renewing your CAWS annual membership.  The Pay online tab above allows you to do both.

Mail in Registration Deadline: Friday March 13, 2015

Online Registration Deadline: Tuesday, March 17, 5:00 p.m.

(Note: no refunds will be provided after March 13, 2014)

Questions?  Contact Jeff Mills at (860) 454-8922 or email:

Directions to The Crowne Plaza Hotel -1284 Strongtown Road, Southbury, CT: Traveling on Interstate 84 East or West, take Exit 16, turn right at the end of the ramp, hotel is located on the right hand side.