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SESSION E
BMPS and Watershed Restoration

Moderators:  Aiza Jose and Tom Arsuffi

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1:30 pm
Keeping the New Mission Reach Clean – Trash & Floatables BMP Study
–  Cris Parker, HDR Engineering, Inc. Austin, TX
Parker’s Presentation

1:55 pm
A Watershed Approach to Protecting Stream Water Quality Using Compost BMPS
– Britt Faucette, Filtrexx International, Grafton, OH

2:20 pm
Stream Stabilization and Low Impact Design Alternatives in Flood Protection Planning
– Daniel Harris, Halff Associates, Inc. Austin, TX
Harris’ Presentation

2:45 pm
Stormwater Management in Urban Stream Restoration:  An assessment of Low Impact Development Features for Flood Mitigation in White Oak Bayou, Houston, TX
– Christina Hughes, Rice University, Houston, TX
Hughes’ Presentation

3:10 pm     Break

3:30 pm
BMP Resource for Watershed Stakeholders Follow-Up
–  Lauren Oertel, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Austin, TX
Oertel’s Presentation

3:55 pm
Application of Watershed Restoration Techniques for Texas Impaired Streams and Watersheds
– Gian Villarreal, Michael Baker, San Antonio, TX
Villarreal’s Presentation

4:20 pm
CYPRESS CREEK PROJECT: Spring-fed Stream Recovery in the Texas Hill Country
– Matt Heineman, Conservation Consultancy, Wimberley, TX
Heineman’s Presentation

4:45 pm
Development of a Regional Onsite Sewage Facilities Data Project to Inform Watershed Restoration Efforts in the Houston-Galveston Region
– William Merrell, Houston, Galveston Area Council, Houston, TX
Merrell’s Presentation

5:10 pm     Adjourn

5:30 pm     Sponsors’ Reception