F session
Assessment of Restoration Potential and Success
Moderator:  Jason Diaz, 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

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

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

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

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

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

4:45 pm     Adjourn

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