Advanced Wetland Delineation Training Workshops

Site 1:

June 13–14, 2019 | 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m. | TBD, La Crosse, Wis.

Site 2:

August 8–9, 2019 | 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m. | TBD, Waukesha, Wis.

Learn:

The Advanced workshop provides more in-depth training in wetland delineation methodology and field experience. Successful completion of the Basic Wetland Delineation Training Workshop is a prerequisite for admission. This course may be taken multiple times.

Fee:

$400includes continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments

Limited to 20 participants per location

Site 1: La Crosse

June 13–14, 2019 | 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m. | TBD, La Crosse, Wis.

Site 2: Waukesha

August 8–9, 2019 | 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m. | TBD, Waukesha, Wis.

CEUs:

1.6 CEUs/16 contact hours/16 Soil Tester certification (course Id# 14786)

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are a means of recognizing and recording satisfactory participation in non-degree programs. University of Wisconsin-Extension (UW-Ex) awards one CEU for each 10 contact hours in a continuing education experience. Actual contact hours are recorded. CEUs are offered at no additional charge, through the UW-Ex.

UW-Ex CEUs fulfill continuing education requirements for many professionals, agencies and organizations. Professional associations may have specific licensing requirements. Individuals should contact their licensing association before assuming UW-Ex CEUs will fulfill all requirements.

UW-La Crosse keeps records of individual CEUs for three years of programming. Certificates are emailed within two weeks of the conclusion of each program. Requests for duplicate CEU certificates are charged a $15 processing fee.

Request form for duplicate CEU hours & certificates

Cancellation policy:

Substitutions welcome. Full refund less $50 processing fee two weeks prior to event, no refunds thereafter. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to: conted@uwlax.edu.

A transfer fee of $50 is charged when requesting the cancellation of one workshop and registering for another workshop.

Lodging:

Lodging - Site 1:

A limited block of rooms are available at:

TBD
La Crosse, WI 54601

Room block expires: TBD   
Please reserve your overnight accommodations early as there are a limited number of special rates available. Once a room block has filled and/or after room block expiration date, reservations received are subject to space availability and at prevailing room rates.

Refer to: UWL Basic Wetland workshop when making reservations.

Room rates, per night: 

  • $TBD/ night single occupancy
  • $TBD/night double occupancy

Rates do not include sales or room tax. Please refer to the hotels website or contact them directly for check-in and check-out times, services and amenities, directions, parking/shuttle service and other hotel information.

Lodging - Site 2:

A limited block of rooms are available at:

TBD
Waukesha, WI

Room block expires: TBD

Please reserve your overnight accommodations early as there are a limited number of special rates available. Once a room block has filled and/or after room block expiration date, reservations received are subject to space availability and at prevailing room rates.

Refer to: Wetland workshops when making reservations. You must call the hotel to book at the special rates.

Room rates, per night: 

  • $TBD/night single
  • $TBD/night double
  • $TBD/night triple
  • $TBD/night quad

Rates do not include sales or room tax. Please refer to the hotels website or contact them directly for check-in and check-out times, services and amenities, directions, parking/shuttle service and other hotel information.

2019 Advanced Wetland Delineation Training Agenda
June 13–14, 2019 | TBD, La Crosse, WI
August 8–9, 2019 | TBD, Waukesha, WI

Day 1:
Thursday, June 13, 2019, La Crosse
Thursday, August 8, 2019, Waukesha

7:30–8 a.m.

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8–8:15 a.m.

Introduction
D. Timothy Gerber, Professor, UW-La Crosse; member of Rivers Studies Center

8:15–8:30 a.m.

Hydric Soils Indicator Review
La Crosse: Kevin Traastad, MLRA Soil Survey Leader, NRCS
Wisconsin Rapids: Mike Rokus, MLRA Soil Survey Project Leader, NRCS

8:30–9 a.m.

Updates
Steve D. Eggers, Senior Ecologist, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Field Activities
Full Wetland Instructor Team & Tom Nedland, Wetland Identification Coordinator; Wisconsin DNR

Day 2: 
Friday, June 14, 2019, La Crosse
Friday, August 9, 2019, Waukesha

7:30–8 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Field Activities
Full Wetland Instructor Team

Notes:

  • Travel and carpooling is required
  • Clothing must be appropriate for all weather conditions
  • Bring a water bottle and field gear
  • Bag lunch provided in field on both days

Future locations:

Site 1:

2019–2021 remains in La Crosse, Wis.

Site 2:

2019: Waukesha, Wis 
2020: Sturgeon Bay, Wis. 
2021: Siren, Wis.