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SESSION B
Stream Restoration Design & Implementation

Moderator:  Beth Bendik & Melissa Parker, Texas Parks & Wildlife

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8:30 am
Stream Restoration Construction:  The Value in Pre-Qualifying
– Phillip Todd, River Works, Raliegh, NC
Todd’s Presentation

8:55 am
Bankfull Open Channel Flow Model: Development and Applications for Stream Restoration Design
– Brian Belcher, Beaver Creek Hydrology, Lexington, KY
Belcher’s Presentation

9:20 am
A Flow Restoration Pilot Project in a Texas River:  The Environmental Flow Information Toolkit (EFIT)
– Dakus Geeslin, Texas Parks & Wildlife, Austin, TX
Geeslin’s Presentation

9:45 am
Design and Construction of a Riffle Grade Control to Restore Fish Passage
– Eileen Straughan, Straughan Environmental, Columbia, MD
Straughan’s Presentation

10:10 am     Break in the Exhibit Hall

10:30 am
Healthy Landscapes and Soils Promote Clean Water and Healthy Streams
– Kyle Wright, USDA-NRCS, Temple, TX
Wright’s Presentation

10:55 am
Devils Racetrack: Restoration of a Large Coastal Plain Stream & Wetland Complex
– Angela Allen, Wildlands Engineering, Raleigh, NC
Allen’s Presentation

11:20 am
Utilizing Biological Monitoring and Designed Experiments to Guide the Implementation of an Aquatic Plant Restoration Project: The Comal River Experience
– Casey Williams, BIO-WEST Inc. , Round Rock, TX
Williams’ Presentation

11:45 am
Hatchery Creek Stream Restoration Project – A Unique Opportunity to Maximize Trout Habitat, Create Recreational Opportunities and Provide Mitigation Credits
– George Athanasakes, Stantec, Louisville, KY
Athanasakes’ Presentation

12:10 pm     Lunch Provided – Salon Del Rey (5th Floor)