C session
Technology Innovations

Moderator:  Ashley Hawkins
Resource Institute, Winston-salem, NC

8:30 am     
Designs That Drive the Success of Stream Mitigation Banks
Nathan Ober, PG, Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc., Crested Butte, Colorado

8:55 am    
Introduction to Geomorphic Assessment Tools
Andrea Taillacq, Tailwater Limited, Wellington, CO
Tailllacq’s Presentation

9:20 am     
A Hybrid Approach to Natural Channel Design
Matthew Johnson, PE CFM, WaterVation, Colorado Springs, CO
Johnson’s Presentation

9:45 am     
Effective Stream Restoration in Urban Watersheds:  Contractor Recommendations for Successful Implementation
Adam Nabors, Environmental Quality Resources, LLC, Millersville, MD
Nabor’s Presentation

10:10 am    
Break in the Exhibit Hall

10:30 am
Fusion of Topographic Data for River Valley Geomorphic Studies: Examples from Grand Canyon’s Colorado River, Arizona
Stephanie V. Coffman, Stantec Consulting Services Inc., Fort Worth, TX
Coffman’s Presentation

10:55 am
A Naturalistic Approach to Watershed Restoration and Flood Mitigation
Garrett Altmann, Santa Clara Pueblo, Forestry Department, Espanola, NM
Altmann’s Presentation

11:20 am     
Truth, Trust and Technological Innovations “An Editorial Account of the Ecosystem Restoration Industry’s  History and Potential”
David Bidelspach, 5 Smooth Stones Restoration, LLC, Livermore, CO
Bidelspach’s Presentation

11:45 pm   
Adjourn & Lunch Provided