Picture of participants at Wetland workshop.

Critical Methods in Wetland Delineation

2015 Dates TBD

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., March 12, 2014
Crowne Plaza, Madison, Wis.
$100, includes continental breakfast, lunch and instructional materials

.65 CEUs

Purpose:

  • Learn about new state and local wetland regulations: state wetland permitting, shoreland-wetland zoning and wetland compensatory mitigation
  • Learn about the Wetland Identification law and how to receive a concurrence for wetland delineation reports
  • Learn how to apply the new version of the Wisconsin Rapid Assessment Methodology

Topics covered at this year's training include:

  • Wetland and Waterway Permitting Updates
  • Wetland Mitigation Updates
  • The development of an In-Lieu Fee Program in Wisconsin
  • Wisconsin Floristic Assessment in Wisconsin
  • Farm Service Agency Slide Review Interpretation
  • Updated guidance for Delineating Wetlands in Wisconsin
  • Wetland Delineation Protocol review
  • Development of Invasive Species Best Management Practices for Wetlands

Instructor:

  • Thomas Nedland, Wetland Identification Coordinator, Wisconsin DNR