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WUV Spring Meeting

WUV April Watershed Groups Meeting

April 13, 2017

Vermont Law School


8:30: Registration, coffee and pastries

9:00: Welcome: Lyn Munno, WUV

9:15: Panel: Working in a Time of Uncertainty: How changes at the State and Federal level are likely to impact watershed work. Panelists: Julie Moore, Secretary of Agency of Natural Resources, David Mears and Pat Parenteau, Vermont Law School, Tom Berry, Senator Leahy’s Office

10:15 Break

10:30: Concurrent Sessions

1. Fundraising: Increasing your fundraising base: Christine Graham, Nonprofit Fundraising Consultant.

2. Stream crossing culvert replacements at a reasonable cost: Mary Russ and Greg Russ, White River Partnership and Kricket McCusker, Engineer

11:30: Concurrent Sessions

1. Legislative Update: What is happening with clean water legislation this session: John Groveman, VNRC

2. Groundwater:  Groundwater protection in recharge areas and relationship to surface water and groundwater discharge to surface water and how it could transport contaminants. Marjorie Gale, State Geologist.

12:00: Lunch (order or bring your own)

12:45: Water Quality Monitoring: from Sampling Design to Implementation to Communicating Results: Fritz Gerhardt, Kristen Underwood and Neil Kamman. Small group discussion as well.

1:45: What is new and relevant at DEC: Neil Kamman and Marli Rupe, Department of Environmental Conservation

2:15: Wrap up: Lyn Munno and WUV Steering Committee