How to Approach Stream Restoration Design

Registration Eligibility
None
Start Date
08/05/2020
End Date
08/05/2020
Description
This course examines why stream restoration is often necessary, and how it is carried out, to preserve and maintain their banks, provide for flood management, prevent erosion, support biodiversity, and enhance landscapes.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
Learners will be able to assist in assessing what actions are needed for particular stream restoration projects, based on available data.

Learners will be able to discuss how hydrological and hydraulic analyses are applied to determine strategies to restore streams.

Learners will be able to explain the benefits and techniques for applying nature-based solutions to stream restoration projects.

Learners will be able to identify construction practices that are advantageous and those that are to be avoided during restoration projects, and they will be able to discuss methods to monitor restoration efforts over time.
Instructors
Mary L. Paist-Goldman
Website Registration
Course Codes
080520W1000
Provider
HalfMoon Education Inc.


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