F session
Assessment of Restoration Potential and Success
Moderator:  Jason Claudio-Diaz PE, CFM, Kimley-Horn

1:30 pm
Natural Channel Design and Flood Control – A Bexar County Example
Abigail Bush, PE, CFM, ENV SP, San Antonio River Authority, San Antonio, TX
Mohamed A. Bagha, PE, PMP, CFM, Michael Baker International, Katy, TX
Bush and Bagha's Presentation

1:55 pm
Living Erosion Pins – Streambank and Hillslope Erosion Rate Assessments using Exposed Tree Roots  
Bryan Dick, PE, PH, Freese and Nichols, Inc., Greensboro, NC
Dick's Presentation

2:20 pm
Reading Sediment: Using Rapid Geomorphology and Sediment Budget Tools to Guide Water Intake Maintenance and Replacement
Ian Jewell, JD, Freese and Nichols, Inc., Greensboro NC
Jewell's Presentation

2:45 pm
Gut Check – How Much Ecological Uplift Are We Really Providing
Vincent L. Sortman, Biohabitats Inc., Denver CO

3:10 pm    
Break in the Exhibit Hall

3:30 pm
A Fluvial Geomorphic Analysis of the Rare and Endangered New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mouse
W. Barry Southerland, PhD, National Fluvial Geomorphologist, USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service: W2Q, Portland, OR
Southerland's Presentation

3:55 pm
Assessing Stormwater BMP’s Impact on Site Hydrology for Ecosystem and Stream Restoration
Aarin Teague, PhD, San Antonio River Authority, San Antonio, TX
Teague's Presentation

4:20 pm
An Analysis of Geomorphic Monitoring for Harris County Flood Control District K100-00-00 Channel Restoration
Roberto J. Vega III, Harris County Flood Control District, Houston, Texas
Vega's Presentation

4:45 pm
Habitat Use Monitoring in Hatchery Creek – A Newly Created/Restored Trout Stream
George Athanasakes, Stantec Consulting Services Inc, Louisville, KY
Athanasakes' Presentation

5:10 pm

6:00 - 8:00 pm
Reception at Pat O'Brien's 121 Alamo Plaza