C session
Ecosystem Functions and Values
moderator:  Aarin Teague, Phd, San antonio River Authority

8:30 am
Blanco River Design Guidelines – Design Driven by Ecological Function
John Hart Asher and Michelle Bertelsen, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin, TX
Asher's Presentation

8:55 am
TMDL Reduction Credit for Stream Restoration – Case Studies and Comparison of Several Methods
Bryan Dick, PE, PH, Freese and Nichols, Inc., Greensboro, NC

9:20 am
Looking Beyond Ecological Functions to the Value of Ecosystem Services – Stream Case Examples in The Greater Houston Region
Deborah January-Bevers, President & CEO, Houston Wilderness, Houston, TX
January-Bevers' Presentation

9:45 am
Accommodating Use and Enjoyment with Ecological Function: A Blanco River Restoration Demonstration Site
Ryan McGillicuddy, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, San Marcos, TX
McGillicuddy's Presentation

10:10 am    
Break in the Exhibit Hall

10:30 am
Dam Removal and River Restoration:  Milburnie Dam on the Neuse River in Raleigh, NC
Wes Newell, Backwater Environmental, Pittsboro NC
Newell's Presentation

10:55 am
Sulphur Creek Stream Enhancement Project
Tami Norton, P.E., CFM, PMP (EPR), Ecosystem Planning & Restoration, San Antonio, TX
and Aarin Teague, Ph.D, P.E., CFM, ENV SP, San Antonio River Authority, San Antonio, TX
Norton & Teague's Presentation

11:20 am
Restoration Work in the Manzano Mountains of Central New Mexico Following Four Large Wildfires
Cody Stropki, SWCA Environmental Consultants, Albuquerque, NM
Stropki's Presentation

11:45 am     

12:00 pm   
Lunch Provided