The Erosion Control Day features over 25 vendors with cutting edge erosion control products to use on construction sites while land disturbing activities are taking place. There will also be demos including sediment basin design and use, as well as rainfall simulation on different kinds of vegetation on construction sites. Speakers will cover a wide variety of topics: Michael Berry, GAEPD Watershed Protection Branch Non-Point Source Program will talk about NPDES Construction Stormwater General Permits for the 2018 Reisssuance. Matt Peevy with Mitagation Management will talk about Mitigation Banking in Georgia, Trends, Supply/Demand, Challenges, Stream and Wetland Restoration. Jessica Jones with GAEPD Northeast District office will be providing guidance and assistance for a completely electronic submittal process through GEOS (Georgia EPD Online System). Notice of Intent (NOI), Notice of Termination (NOT), and Sampling Report submittals will be done in GEOS beginning October 2017. Dr. Justin Ellis, University of North Georgia Environmental Leadership Center will be talking about Using the RUSLE model and organic amendments to restore degraded upland landscapes in impaired watersheds. T. Luke Owen, NPDES Stormwater Training Institute will be talking about Green Infrastructure. Updates to The Manual for Erosion and Sediment Control will also be covered.
Event Date:Thursday, March 29, 2018
Location:UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
$35.00 includes Lunch and Refreshment Breaks
Event Cancellation Policies:
(1) A cancellation received by 5:00 p.m. ET on or before March 22, 2018 will be refunded, minus a $35 processing fee. No refunds will be issued thereafter; substitutions will be allowed. (2) To change or cancel your registration, call (706) 542-7493, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET. (3) If an event is cancelled for any reason, the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel will not be responsible for any charges related to travel.
Program Contact Information:
The Georgia Center
If you require special services, email Nette Penn by March 22, 2018.
Dietary restrictions should be indicated on the registration form or during the registration process.
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