Groundwater Contamination and Remediation: Principles and Practices

March 08, 2016 - March 09, 2016

In this 2-day course, attendees will learn the basic principles of contaminant geohydrology, fate and transport, and groundwater remediation. This course will cover the scope of the groundwater contamination problem in the United States, the drivers that mandate addressing these problems, and the technical constraints and practical solutions to remediate these problems. read more

Habitat Site Restoration

March 16, 2016 - March 17, 2016

This 2-day course provides participants first with a broad overview of Site Restoration/Mitigation, and then expands to an examination of specific steps used for innovative restoration and mitigation planning and implementation, applicable to western North America. read more

Management and Remediation of Contaminated Sediments

April 28, 2016 - April 29, 2016

This workshop provides attendees with management and remediation solutions to contaminants in both marine and freshwater sediments including the effects of remediation on the benthic environment. All aspects of contaminated sediments will be reviewed, including determination of contaminant sources, site characterization, remedial technology selection, monitoring, and demonstration of the effect... read more

Ecosystem Restoration Summer Workshops

June 03, 2016 - June 09, 2016

Summer workshops for working professionals and graduate students will be held in June 2016. Topics include Aquatic & Terrestrial Invasive Species; Stream Channel Design; and Watershed Management. read more

Greenpop Zambia Festival of Action

June 25, 2016 - July 17, 2016

From 25 June - 17 July 2016, we are once again bringing together people from around the globe to plant trees, paint murals, learn, connect, give back, grow and get active for the environment in one of the most beautiful places on Earth! As in 2015 we will have two programmes: SCHOOLS PROGRAMME (25 June - 2 July 2016): this programme is highly valuable for high school students as it: - provides ... read more

Planning and Preparing an Ecological Risk Assessment

August 04, 2016 - August 05, 2016

In this 2-day course, attendees will learn and review both the technical and regulatory approaches to completing ecological risk assessments. Participants will come away with an understanding of the planning and preparation process for the completion of an ERA, including data development needs, selection of endpoints, and the development of lines of evidence. Understanding the topics covered wi... read more

Restoring ecological resilience

August 23, 2016 - August 23, 2016

The workshop will explore ecological solutions to the growing threat from natural disasters read more