2018 Forum Schedule

2018 Alabama Stormwater Forum

Schedule (PDF)

Wednesday, May 9

General Session

Noon Р1 pm Registration  1st Floor Hall, Room 129
1:00 pm Welcome and Overview Eve Brantley, PhD, Auburn University and Alabama Cooperative Extension System
1:15 pm  Synthesizing the Science: The Green of Green Infrastructure Thorsten Knappenberger, PhD, Auburn University, Crop, Soil & Environmental Sciences
1:30 pm Quantifying the Stormwater Mitigation of Urban Trees Eric Kuehler, US Forest Service
2:15 pm Local Tools to Document and Prioritize Urban Trees and Stormwater Mitigation Beau Brodbeck, PhD, Alabama Cooperative Extension System
3:00 pm Retrofit Reality РGetting Green into Downtown Overview  Dan Ballard, MLA, City of Auburn
3:30 pm Break and travel to downtown Auburn, Demonstration Projects
4:00 pm  Downtown Green Infrastructure Tour
5:30 pm Optional Networking and Social Dinner on your own

 

Thursday, May 10

8-8:30 Networking and Coffee  
8:30-10 am Concurrent Sessions (1)  
 Room 153 Alabama MS4 Permit РUpdate on Remand Rule

Can I get this funded? Opportunities for financing through the State Revoloving Fund

Marla Smith / Jeff Kitchens, Alabama Department of Environmental Management

Kris Berry, Alabama Department of Environmental Management

 Room 127 iTree Eco РA Users Guide Eric Kuehler, US Forest Service
 Room 152 Green Infrastructure Case Studies: Lessons Learned in economics, communication, and research Matthew Werle, GreenBlue Urban; Chris Anderson, PhD, Auburn University
 *Meet in lobby Tree Risk Management: Structure, Quality, and Tools- A Walk in the Woods Jack Rowe, ISA, Alabama Cooperative Extension System
10 – 10:30 am Break Visit the Interactive Watershed Table Game or the Soil Health and Runoff Trailer!
  ¬†Concurrent Sessions (2)  
 Room 153 Alabama MS4 Permit РUpdate on Remand Rule

Can I get this funded? Opportunities for financing through the State Revoloving Fund

Marla Smith / Jeff Kitchens, Alabama Department of Environmental Management

Kris Berry, Alabama Department of Environmental Management

 Room 127 iTree Eco РA Users Guide Eric Kuehler, US Forest Service
 Room 152 Green Infrastructure Case Studies: Lessons Learned in economics, communication, and research Matthew Werle, GreenBlue Urban; Chris Anderson, PhD, Auburn University
*Meet in lobby Tree Risk Management: Structure, Quality, and Tools- A Walk in the Woods Jack Rowe, ISA, Alabama Cooperative Extension System
Lowder 126 AACD Urban Conservation Committee  Membership Meeting
¬†Noon Lunch (provided)  
1-3 pm

Room 129

 Alabama Stormwater Association  Steering Committee, MS4 Communities, and Stakeholders