We held our ANNUAL MEETING on March 19, 2015.
Thank you to all of you who attended and made it a wonderful event. Over 225 people attended. It was a day full of diverse current topics in wetland science. We would also like to thank our vendors who continue to show the latest products and services. Your support of CAWS allows us to continue to bring you relevant research and updates in Wetland Science.
The Power Point presentations presented at the annual meeting will be viewable starting the week of March 30, 2015 by clicking on the title of the talk below.
List of Speakers and Presentations:
Erica Sachs, USEPA: “Clean Water Act Regulations: Understanding Federal Jurisdiction”
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 Embayments”
John Nolon, Pace University Land Use Law Center: "Resource Protection of Regulatory Taking? The Role of Mitigation"
Chris Allan, LandTech: "Ecological Restoration of a Brownfields Site in Fairfield, CT.
Tim Hollister, Shipman & Goodwin, LLP: “History of Wetlands Wildlife Regulation and Case Law”
Stephanie Molden, Connecticut Department of Transportation: “Climate Change and Extreme Weather Vulnerability Pilot Project”
If you would like to suggest a topic for next year's meeting, please contact us at email@example.com.
Over the years, CAWS has offered the following important and exciting topics:
2014 Research, Case Studies & Anecdotes: The Latest in Wetland Science"
2013 Wetland Stewardship: Minimizing Impacts, Maximizing Benefits
2012 Monitoring Wetlands and Watercourses: Methods and Benefits
2011 Striking the Ecological Balance: What's new in Wetland Science?
2010 Wetlands: Impaired to Pristine
2009 Stormwater and Wetland Management: An Update on Programs and Practices"
2008 Wetland Management: Topics for Everyone
2007 Wetland Restoration, Creation and Monitoring - A Progress Report
2005 Wetlands and Watercourses: Indirect Impacts
2004 Wetland Buffers: Scientific and Regulatory Issues
2003 Practices and Policies of Wetland Restoration and Creation
2002 Tidal Wetland Systems
2001 Watercourses: Biology, Regulation, & Restoration
2000 Wetlands & Wildlife: Conservation & Regulation
1999 Wetland Science: Guidelines for Stormwater Management