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SESSION F
Riparian Restoration and BMPs

Moderator:  Kevin Wagner, Texas Water Resources Institute
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1:30 pm
Can An Urban Stream Restore Itself?
–Susan Chadwick, Save Buffalo Bayou, Houston, TX
Chadwick’s Presentation

1:55 pm
Looking beyond Ecological Functions to the Value of Ecosystem Services: Incorporating ecosystem services into infrastructure and policy decisions in the Greater Houston Region
–Deborah January-Bevers, Houston Wilderness, Houston, TX
January-Bever’s Presentation

2:20 pm
Trees for the Blanco: Large-Scale Private Land Reforestation by a Small Nonprofit after the 2015 Memorial Day Flood
–Thais Perkins and Andreina Alexatos, Treefolks, Austin, TX
Perkins’ Presentation

2:45 pm
Development of a City-wide GIS Erosion Screening Tool
–Stephanie Coffman, Freese and Nichols, Inc., Fort Worth, TX
Coffman’s Presentation

3:10 pm     Break in the Exhibit Hall

3:30 pm
Implementation of a Feral Hog Action Plan: Lessons Learned in Caldwell County, TX
–Nick Dornak, Caldwell County Feral Hog Task Force, Lockhart, TX
Dornak’s Presentation

3:55 pm
Large-Scale Management of Saltcedar in the Southern Great Plains
–Monica McGarrity, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Austin, TX
McGarrity’s Presentation

4:20 pm
Rio Grande Carrizo Cane Eradication Program – Improving Border Security and Restoring Ecosystem Function of the Rio Grande through Invasive Species Control
–Aaron Wendt, Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board, Temple, TX
Wendt’s Presentation

4:45 pm
Solar Water Pumping Equipment and Design
–Marvin Jackson, SunDog Solar, Alberta, Canada
Jackson’s Presentation

5:10 pm     Adjourn