D'Olive Watershed Restoration Workshop

GULF COAST WATERSHED SUSTAINABILITY AND MODELING SYSTEMS WORKSHOP

December 3-4, 2019

City Hall Meeting Room
1705 Main Street
Daphne, AL 36526

 

PURPOSE
Build capacity in local communities to manage and restore coastal watersheds for long-term sustainability. The first day will focus on lessons learned from the past five years of implementing restoration projects in the D’Olive watershed to reduce sediment transport and peak flows during runoff. The second day will focus on application of Gridded Surface Subsurface Hydrologic Analysis products to improve City/County stormwater management.

 

Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Gulf Coast Watershed Sustainability
8:30 am Check-in and Coffee
9:00 am Welcome, Roberta Swann and Jason Kudulis, Mobile Bay NEP
9:30 am D’Olive Watershed Restoration Lessons Learned, Facilitated Discussion, Greg Jennings, Jennings LLC
10:30 am Break

11:00 am Vegetation Lessons Learned and Path to Success, Eve Brantley, Auburn University / Extension
11:30 am Local Government Roles in Watershed Sustainability, Ashley Campbell, City of Daphne
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Field Tour of D’Olive Projects: Tiawassee, DA3, DAE, D4-D6, Joes Branch
5:00 pm Informal Networking: Bluegill Restaurant, 3775 Battleship Parkway, Spanish Fort

 

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Watershed Modeling Systems

8:30 am Check-in and Coffee

9:00 am Introduce Watershed Modeling System (WMS) and Gridded Surface Subsurface Hydrologic Analysis (GSSHA)

9:30 am How to use WMS interface with GSSHA

10:00 am How to build a GSSHA model

10:30 am Break

10:45 am How to implement detention into a model

11:30 am How to view results

12:00 pm Lunch

Automated GSSHA Watershed Analysis (AGWA)

1:00 pm Open individual models in AGWA

1:30 pm Creating detention workflow utilizing watershed specific models

2:30 pm Break

2:45 pm Reviewing watershed specific model outputs

4:00 pm Adjourn

 

REGISTRATION

Online Registration (coming soon)

General Registration Day 1 and 2: $200

General Registration Watershed Sustainability: $100

General Registration Watershed Modeling Systems: $100

CEUs approved from Auburn University

No Registration Fee for Local Government and Nonprofit Representatives – but registration is required.

 

 

Sponsored by Mobile Bay National Estuary Program, City of Daphne, City of Spanish Fort, Clean Water Future, Auburn University and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System

Questions? Contact Eve Brantley, brantley@auburn.edu or Ashley Campbell, acampbell@daphneal.com