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SESSION B
Watershed Approaches and Community Engagement

Moderators:  Melissa Parker and Nikki Dictson

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8:25 am
Is the Small Watershed Boundary Delineated by GIS Accurate?
 – Yanli Zhang and Matthew McBroom, Nacogdoches, TX
Zhang’s Presentation 

8:50 am
Systems Thinking and Stream Restoration: Embracing Possibilities for Design Improvement
– Scott Lowe, McCormick Taylor, Inc. Baltimore, MD
Lowe’s Presentation 

9:15 am
Healthy Watershed Approach To Managing Streams in a Dynamic World for Resistance and Resiliency: Role of Science, Stakeholders, Education and Partnerships
– Tom Arsuffi,  TTU Llano River Field Station, Texas Tech University at Junction, Junction, TX
Arsuffi’s Presentation
9:40 am
Stream Teams:  Past, Present and Future
Jim Herrington, US Environmental Protection Agency, Dallas, TX
Herrington’s Presentation

10:10     Break

10:30 am
Top 5 Tips to Engage Teenagers in Stream Enhancement Projects: Lessons from Austin Youth River Watch
– Adam Comer, Austin Youth River Watch, Austin, TX
Comer’s Presentation

10:55 am
Partnerships for Riparian Restoration and Long Term Protection
– Gina Crowder Levesque, Oklahoma Conservation Commission, Tahlequah, OK
Levesque’s Presentation

11:20 am
Riparian Management Workshops for Texas
– Kenneth Mayben & Kyle Wright, USDA NRCS, Weatherford, TX
Mayben’s Presentation

11:45 am
Texas Riparian and Stream Ecosystem Program
– Nikki Dictson, Texas Water Resource Institute, College Station, TX
Dictson’s Presentation

12:10 pm
Lunch Provided & Drawing for an iPad