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B session
Design and Implementation Innovations
Moderator:  Jason Vogel, PHD,  Director
Oklahoma Water Survey, University of Oklahoma

8:30 am
The Critical and Challenging Nature of Wetland Restoration Water Budget Analysis
Lee W. Forbes, PE, D.WRE, SWCA Environmental Consultants, Houston, Texas
Forbes' Presentation

8:55 am
Passive Hydrologic Control Structures in Wetland Restoration – Their Necessity and Design Process
Lee W. Forbes, PE, D.WRE, SWCA Environmental Consultants, Houston, Texas
Forbes' Presentation

9:20 am
Katy Prairie Stream Restoration: An Illustrative Use of Stream Restoration to Create Resilient Ecosystems
George Athanasakes, Stantec Consulting Services, Inc., Louisville, KY
Athanasakes' Presentation

9:45 am
Stream Restoration Best Management Practices, aka, Stream Restoration Design Philosophies
Christine Blackwelder, Wildlands Engineering, Inc., Charlotte, NC
Blackwelder's Presentation

10:10 am    
Break in the Exhibit Hall

10:30 am
From Cow Trough to Babbling Brook: 
Design-Build Restoration and Stream Mitigation on Tonyard Creek, Tyler, TX

Brett Jordan, HydroGeo Designs LLC, Houston, TX
Jordan's Presentation

10:55 am
Lessons Learned in Planning and Practice: Using the “Ecotone Way” to Advance Sustainable Restoration Techniques
Clay Word, Ecotone, Inc., Forest Hill, MD
Word's Presentation

11:20 am
The Application of UAS and 3D Printing for Land Surface Modeling
Yanli Zhang, PhD, Associate Professor, Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX
Zhang's Presentation

11:45 am
Adjourn

12:10 pm   
Lunch Provided