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Post-Flood Emergency Stream Intervention Trainings

Upcoming Trainings

Updated: June 11, 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 - 6 hr. Class

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


Wednesday, June 23, 2015

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Quality of Work Life Building

642 County Rte. 28A
Ogdensburg, NY 13669

Sponsored by: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Dept. of Transportation (DOT) 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

Consultants

Please register for this free training by June 17, 2015 at:

https://eventbrite.com/event/17005544040/
(Link leaves DEC's website)

A site visit is planned on this day. Please dress accordingly.

For more information on this course contact: Mike Lovegreen at (607) 346-2718 or by email at Mike.lovegreen@u-s-c.org

Post-Flood Emergency Stream Intervention Training Free - 6 hr. Class

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


Wednesday, June 24, 2015

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Agroforestry Resource Center

6055 Route 23Acra, NY 12405

Phone: 518-622-9820 Ext.0

For directions to this Center visit: http://ccecolumbiagreene.org/

Sponsored by: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Dept. of Transportation (DOT) 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

Consultants

Register by June 17, 2015 using Eventbrite (link below)

https://eventbrite.com/event/12461965073/
(This link leaves DEC's website)

A site visit is planned on this day. Please dress accordingly.


For more information on this course contact: Mike Lovegreen at (607) 346-2718 or by email at Mike.lovegreen@u-s-c.org

or NYSDEC at (518) 402-8044 - Maria Katchmar

Post-Flood ESI - Day One of Three Day Training
Register by June 22, 2015

Lunch Provided

Site Visit in afternoon. Please wear appropriate footwear and clothing.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

8:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Keene Firehall

10858 NYS Rte. 9N
Keene, NY 12942
Sponsored by: Essex Co. Soil and Water Conservation District; Water Quality Coordinating Committee and Lake Champlain Basin Program

Dept. of Transportation (DOT)

Dept. of Public Works

Local Contractors involved in flood response

Municipal Equipment Operators/Contractors

Municipal Officials

Consultants

Free Training - Materials and Lunch Included

Register to Essex Co. Soil & Water Conservation District by June 22, 2015 by email below.

Email: essexswcd@westelcom.com

or Call: 518-962-8225

Post-Flood Emergency Stream Intervention Training - Free 6 hr. Class

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

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Erie County Fire Training Academy

3359 Broadway
Cheektowaga, NY 14227

Sponsored by: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Dept. of Transportation (DOT) 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

Consultants

Register for this training by: July 15, 2015 using Eventbrite at:

https://eventbrite.com/event/17338188990/
(This link leaves the DEC website.)

A site visit is planned on this day. Please dress accordingly.

For more information on this course contact: Mike Lovegreen at (607) 346-2718 or by email at Mike.lovegreen@u-s-c.org

or NYSDEC at (518) 402-8044 - Maria Katchmar



Post-Flood Emergency Stream Intervention Training - Free 6 hr. Class

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

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

NYS Fairgrounds,
Arts & Home Center, Martha Eddy Room

581 State Fair Blvd.
Syracuse, NY 13209

Sponsored by: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Dept. of Transportation (DOT) 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

Consultants

Register for this training by: July 15, 2015 using Eventbrite at:

https://eventbrite.com/event/17343422644/
(This link leaves the DEC website.)

A site visit is planned on this day. Please dress accordingly.

For more information on this course contact: Mike Lovegreen at (607) 346-2718 or by email at Mike.lovegreen@u-s-c.org

or NYSDEC at (518) 402-8044 - Maria Katchmar