Watershed Planning – Putting the Pieces Together
Learn from Wisconsin’s experience. This two-day course will draw upon decades of experience by the Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission in watershed planning, and take you from basic background through the most recently employed watershed planning tools including simulation models and geographic information systems applications.
Benefits and Learning Outcomes
- Learn to balance environmental and engineering perspectives
- Understand watersheds and the planning process
- Review issues that influence watersheds including flooding, stormwater management and pollution abatement
- Develop strategies from real-life examples as seen on the tour
Please note: Day 1 will include a bus tour of various Watershed sites in the Greater Milwaukee area, leaving after lunch, and returning to UWM-SCE at 6pm.