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Post-Flood Emergency Stream Intervention Trainings

Upcoming Trainings

Updated: August 12, 2015

DEC, in cooperation with Conservation Districts in New York State, is offering Post-Flood Emergency Stream Intervention Training sessions at various locations. These training sessions are designed for the following audiences:

  • Municipal Highway/Department of Public Works staff
  • Local contractors
  • Municipal officials (i.e., Town Supervisors, County Highway Superintendents)
  • County Soil and Water Conservation District staff
  • Environmental organizations
  • County legislators

For more information, or to register or for these training sessions, please use the contact information that is provided in the table below.

Schedule of Post-Flood Emergency Stream Intervention Trainings
Type of Training
Post-Flood Emergency Stream Intervention Training
Date & Time Location Organizer Targeted Audience Contact for Registration or
Additional Information

Three Day Training Class

Note: DAY 2 - Completed - Day 3 of this training to be announced after construction begins.

This will include a field visit.

Day 3 - To Be Determined

Sauquoit Creek,
Latus Road and NY 8, Paris Dam

Town of Paris

Sponsored by: Mohawk River Watershed Coalition

Peter Nichols & Jo-Anne Humphreys, Presenters

Municipal Officials

Local Contractors involved in flood response

Municipal Equipment Operators

Dept. of Public Works

Environmental Organizations

All Interested Parties

To pre-register or for more information on this free training.

Call: 315-736-3334 Ext. 138

Please meet at Sauquoit Creek. Dress accordingly. In-stream wading may be necessary, so please bring boots. Waders are not required.

Follow up at the office to follow on site visit.

Post-Flood Emergency Stream Intervention Training

Free Non-consecutive 3-Day Training

Dates for days 2 & 3 of this training to be determined and announced at a later date.

2.0 PDH credits provided through the Practicing Institute of Engineering, Inc. (PIE) upon course completion.

Day 1 - Date &Time

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tompkins Co.-
Newfield Town Hall
166 Main Street
Newfield, NY 14867

Sponsored by: Tompkins County Soil & Water Conservation District and the Upper Susquehanna Coalition.

Presenter: Mike Lovegreen, USC Stream Team Leader

Dept. of Transportation (DOT)

Dept. of Public Works

Local Contractors involved in flood response

Municipal Equipment Operators/Contractors

Municipal Officials


Register for Day 1 by: August 14, 2015 by

Contact: (607) 257-2340 or email kymjackson@tcswcd.org

Lunch will be provided for Day 1 of this training.

A site assessment "in the field" is planned. Please dress accordingly.

Participants must attend all three sessions to receive credit for attendance.