Wetland delineation workshop series

Expand page menu
Skip to page menu
Who should attend?

These workshops are intended for engineers, planners, scientists, resource managers, local and tribal officials, environmental professionals and others interested in the determination of wetland boundaries.

Am I a certified delineator in Wisconsin after taking the Basic and Advanced workshops?

No, there is no wetland delineation certification for Wisconsin.

Are there any requirements that need to be completed prior to the training classes?

There are no requirements for the Basic Wetland Delineation workshop. The Basic workshop is a prerequisite for the Advanced workshop.

Are you required to take Hydric Soils and Plant ID workshops prior to taking Basic and Advanced workshops?

Currently, you are not required to take the Plant ID or Hydric Soils workshops prior to the Basic or Advanced workshops. Plant ID workshops are offered yearly. Hydric Soils workshops have been offered periodically.

Are the Regional Supplements covered in the Basic Wetland Delineation Workshop?

Both the Midwest and Northcentral Regional Supplements are covered in the course.

In preparation for the Basic and Advanced Wetland Delineation Training, are there any good materials to read prior to the workshops?

The materials to read or brush up on for a basic understanding of what we cover in the training workshops revolves around information from the Army Corps of Engineers.

See: Supplements to the 1987 Corps manual for the region you work in at http://www.usace.army.mil/missions/civilworks/regulatoryprogramandpermits/reg_supp.aspx

1987 Corps of Engineers Wetlands Delineation Manual www.cpe.rutgers.edu/Wetlands/1987-Army-Corps-Wetlands-Delineation-Manual.pdf

If my wetland delineation work is currently considered assured through the State of Wisconsin, will these wetland workshops count towards my continuing education requirements?

Yes, all of the wetland delineation workshops provided by UW-Lacrosse count towards the State of Wisconsin’s assured delineator program’s CEU requirements.