NWETC Course: Environmental Forensics in Water Resources

December 10, 2013 - December 11, 2013 [Past Event]

This course provides useful information for a large range of professionals who deal with environmental water resources, especially legal liability and changes in stream water quality, shallow water table, drainage, wetlands, and sedimentation issues. Course attendees will gain an understanding of the basics of forensic science and the main environmental forensic techniques available and how the... read more

NWETC Course: Achieving Water Quality Standards Through Contaminant Trackdown Studies

December 04, 2013 - December 05, 2013 [Past Event]

Meeting water quality standards in surface and ground water bodies, as well as discharge flows, can be complicated by the lack of adequate information on the sources of contamination. And making an incomplete or inaccurate assessment of sources contributing to the impairment of water bodies can be costly and time consuming, resulting in a failure to meet or maintain compliance with critical wat... read more

EPA's New Unified Guidance: Statistical Analysis of Groundwater Monitoring Data

December 04, 2013 - December 06, 2013 [Past Event]

This two and a half day course discusses the core elements of the EPA's first major revision to its groundwater statistical guidance in almost 20 years. Presented by the primary author of the revision, this course will showcase new features of the guidance, as well as recommended changes to current statistical practice. In addition to reviewing the design and evaluation of statistical programs ... read more

HEC-RAS: A Three-Day Intensive Hands-on Workshop

December 04, 2013 - December 06, 2013 [Past Event]

There's no question that HEC-RAS is an incredibly powerful tool but it's also no secret that it can be overwhelming, challenging and, in the hands of an inexperienced user, the end result could be numerical instability and severely flawed analyses. Can you afford that outcome on your projects? To make sense of this program, we've recruited Joe Skupien, one of the most highly rated instructors i... read more

NWETC Course: Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead Training (CESCL)

November 19, 2013 - November 20, 2013 [Past Event]

We are happy to now offer CESCL certification courses at a new reduced price. CESCL certification is required in the state of Washington by the Washington State Department of Ecology for personnel responsible for construction stormwater inspections and sampling at construction sites. Students who complete the course will receive a Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL) card, good f... read more

Lake Management

November 14, 2013 - November 15, 2013 [Past Event]

Whether you are a lake manager or a lake resident, an ecologist or an engineer, this popular two-day course is for you. From small ponds to large lakes, drinking water reservoirs to fishing lakes, if you want your lake and watershed management efforts to be successful you need a technically sound foundation. This course will give you the training needed to properly investigate and diagnose lake... read more

NWETC Course: Achieving Water Quality Standards Through Contaminant Trackdown Studies

November 06, 2013 - November 07, 2013 [Past Event]

Meeting water quality standards in surface and ground water bodies, as well as discharge flows, can be complicated by the lack of adequate information on the sources of contamination. And making an incomplete or inaccurate assessment of sources contributing to the impairment of water bodies can be costly and time consuming, resulting in a failure to meet or maintain compliance with critical wat... read more

NWETC: Wetlands Permitting Course

November 06, 2013 - November 06, 2013 [Past Event]

This 1-day course provides participants with a general overview of the development of Federal and State environmental laws and agency guidance, as well as recent changes to laws and policies. Attendees will review key terms that will help determine jurisdictional limits or exemptions to permitting, and will be introduced to the various aquatic resource permits that may be used for various site ... read more

Introduction to Wetland Identification

October 17, 2013 - October 17, 2013 [Past Event]

Virtually all activities conducted in and around New Jersey's wetlands are regulated and violators are subject to hefty penalties and fines from the NJ-DEP. Knowing if a wetland is on your property or a site on which you work is incredibly important! In this one-day combination classroom and field course, a nationally recognized wetlands expert will review the skills you need to identify freshw... read more

Methodology for Delineating Wetlands

October 16, 2013 - October 19, 2013 [Past Event]

Learn the methods of the experts! This four-day course will introduce you to delineating wetlands using the Federal Interagency Wetland Delineation Manual, which is required for use in New Jersey. Techniques taught will also be applicable to individuals interested in using the 1987 Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineation Manual. Learn how to recognize key indicators of wetlands (hydrophytic vege... read more