Michigan Water Environment Association


- Project/Committee Seminar Presentations

Name:Watershed Summit
Contact:Allison Wood <awood@mi-wea.org>

Description:
The purpose of this summit is to:
•Bring together as many of Michigan's watershed groups as possoble
•Provide an opportunity for speakers from other organizations to share information and updates
•Give groups a chance to interact with and learn from each other
•Facilitate discusson current status, concerns and outlooks regarding Michigan's water environment


Calendar of Events:
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Presentations Available:

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Watershed Certification Program Update03/28/18"Watershed Certification Program Update" presented by Jason Smith, Michigan State University, Institute of Water Research, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/.Jason_Smith-MSU_Watershed_Certification_Program.pdf
Michigan DEQ Update03/28/18"Michigan DEQ Update" presented by Teresa Seidel, MDEQ, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/1._Seidel_Teresa-Watershed_2018_DEQ_Update_Final.pdf
Farmer-Led Watershed Conservation in the River Raisin03/28/18"Farmer-Led Watershed Conservation in the River Raisin" presented by Jim Isley, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/3._Isley_Jim-River_Raisin_Watershed.pdf
Using Technology to Identify Critical Areas in Watersheds03/28/18"Using Technology to Identify Critical Areas in Watersheds" presented by Warren Miller, Spicer Group, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/4._Miller_Warren-WTM_Watershed_Summit_Presentation_FINAL.pdf
Healthy River$ - Discovering the Economic Impact of the Huron River03/28/18"Healthy River$ - Discovering the Economic Impact of the Huron River" presented by Elizabeth Riggs, HRWC, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/5._Riggs_Elizabeth-Healthy_Rivers.pdf
Two-Stage Ditch Case Studies03/28/18"Two-Stage Ditch Case Studies" presented by Chad Kotke, MDEQ, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/A1-Kotke_Chad-Multi-Stage_Ditch.pdf
Carrier Creek, A Comprehensive Watershed Restoration Project03/28/18"Carrier Creek, A Comprehensive Watershed Restoration Project" presented by Ralph Reznick, MDEQ, and Brady Harrington, MDARD, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/A2-Reznick_and_Harrington-Carrie_Creek_Restoration_3.pdf
Resources for Invasive Species Issues: CISMAs, MISIN, and More03/28/18"Resources for Invasive Species Issues: CISMAs, MISIN, and More" presented by Tom Alwin, MDEQ, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/A3-Alwin_MWEA_Mar2018.pdf
Factory to Stream Mitigation Program03/28/18"Factory to Stream Mitigation Program" presented by Lee Best, The Mannik & Smith Group, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/A4-Best_Lee-Factory_to_Stream_Mitigation_Presentation_Slides.pdf
Private Drainage Rights03/28/18"Private Drainage Rights" presented by Stacy Hissong, Fahey Schultz Burzych Rhodes PLC, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/B2-Hissong_Stacy_Private_Drainage_Rights.pdf
Agricultural BMPs and Drain Assessments03/28/18"Agricultural BMPs and Drain Assessments" presented by Brian Wendling, Saginaw County Public Works Commissioner and David Thompson, Monroe County Drain Commissioner, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/B1-Wendling_Thompson_Drain_Assessments.pdf
Effective Communication with Policy Makers03/28/18"Effective Communication with Policy Makers" presented by Deena Bosworth, Michigan Association of Counties, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/B3-Bosworth_Deena-MAC_lobbying_presentation.2018.pdf
Using Planning, Zoning, and Site Plan Reviews to Protect Water Quality03/28/18"Using Planning, Zoning, and Site Plan Reviews to Protect Water Quality" presented by Marcy Hamilton, Southwest Michigan Planning Commission, on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the 8th Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/B4-Hamilton_March-LocalOptions_WatershedSummit2018.pdf
MDEQ Update03/29/17"MDEQ Update" presented by Teresa Seidel, MDEQ, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/1._Seidel_Teresa-2017_Watershed_Summit_Final.pdf
Changes in Water Resource Management03/29/17"Changes in Water Resource Management" presented by Dr. Jon Bartholic, Institute of Water Research/MSU, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/2._Bartholic_Jon-JB-IWR_MWEA_3-29-17.pdf
Organization Development for Watershed Groups03/29/17"Organization Development for Watershed Groups" presented by Paco Ollervides, River Network, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/3._Ollervides_Paco-MIWatershedSummit_Ollervides_presentation.pdf
Effective Placemaking for Watershed Communities03/29/17"Effective Placemaking for Watershed Communities" presented by Mark Wyckoff, MSU Land Policy Institute, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/4._Wyckoff_Mark-Effective_Placemaking_for_Watershed_Communities2.pdf
Michigan Water Strategy: Driving Progress Toward a 30 Year Vision03/29/17"Michigan Water Strategy: Driving Progress Toward a 30 Year Vision" presented by Jim Goodheart, Michigan Office of the Great Lakes, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/5._Goodheart_Jim-Water_Strategy_for_3-29-17.pdf
Monitoring of Green Infrastructure Effectiveness03/29/17"Monitoring of Green Infrastructure Effectiveness" presented by Ralph Haefner, U.S. Geological Survey, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/A1._Haefner_Ralph-Watershed_Summit_Presentation.pdf
TMDL Watershed Improvements & Compliance Progress03/29/17"TMDL Watershed Improvements & Compliance Progress" presented by Brian Boyer, Kieser & Associates, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/A2._Boyer_Portage-Arcadia_Watershed_Presentation_v2.1.pdf
Rain Garden University: A Turn-key Solution03/29/17"Rain Garden University: A Turn-key Solution" presented by Susan Bryan, Washtenaw County Water Resources, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/A3._Bryan_Susan-Rain_Garden_U_MWEA_MDEQ_Watershed_Summit_2017_3.pdf
Creating Climate Resilient Communities03/29/17"Creating Climate Resilient Communities" presented by Rebecca Esselman, Huron River Watershed Council, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/B2._Esselman_Rebecca-Creating_Climate_Resilient_Communities_MWS.pdf
Riversafe Lakesafe: Homeowner Education03/29/17"Riversafe Lakesafe: Homeowner Education" presented by Eric Diesing, Clinton River Watershed Council, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/B3._Diesing_Eric-Riversafe_Lakesafe_Presentation_20_min_MWEA.pdf
Great Lakes Clean Communities Network03/29/17"Great Lakes Clean Communities Network" presented by Jeremiah Asher, Michigan State University, on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at the Annual Michigan Watershed Summit, held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in East Lansing, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/B1._Asher_Jeremiah-prezi-windows.exe
MDEQ Update03/29/16"MDEQ Update" presented by Peter Ostlund, MDEQ Water Resources Division on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/1 Pete Ostlund Watershed Summit.pdf
Economic Valuation of Water Related Green Infrastructure in West Michigan03/29/16"Economic Valuation of Water Related Green Infrastructure in West Michigan" presented by Paul Isely, Grand Valley State University, on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/2 Paul Isely GVSU.pdf
Aquatic Invasive Plants and CISMA’s03/29/16"Aquatic Invasive Plants and CISMA’s" presented by Lisa Brush with The Stewardship Network, on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/3 Lisa Brush Aquatic_Invasives_and_CISMAs.pdf
Drain Code 101: “They can do what?”03/29/16"Drain Code 101: “They can do what?”" presented by Brian Jonckheere, Livingston County Drain Commissioner, on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/4A Brian Jonckheere 2016 Watershed Summit.pdf
Ordinance Manuals03/29/16"Ordinance Manuals" presented by Erin Campbell, Tri-County Regional Planning Commission, on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/5A Erin Campbell MWEA_OrdinancePres_2.pdf
Septic System Assistance Program: Helping People Help Their Watershed, One Septi03/29/16"Septic System Assistance Program: Helping People Help Their Watershed, One Septic System At A Time" presented by Andrea Wendt, Shiawassee Conservation District, on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/6A - Andrea Wendt Watershed Summit Septic Program 3-29-16.pdf
Smart Assessments: BMP Certification Program03/29/16"Smart Assessments: BMP Certification Program" presented by Joe Parman, Van Buren County, on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/7A - Joe Parman BMP Certification Program - Drain Assessments.pdf
Michigan Inland Lake Harmful Algal Blooms03/29/16"Michigan Inland Lake Harmful Algal Blooms" presented by Sarah Holden, MDEQ Water Resources Division, on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/4B Sarah Holden MWEA 2016.pdf
Returning the Rapids to Eaton Rapids: Funding and Project Nuts and Bolts03/29/16"Returning the Rapids to Eaton Rapids: Funding and Project Nuts and Bolts" presented by Russ Hicks, Eaton Rapids Paddle Club, on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/5B Russ Hicks Eaton Rapids.pdf
Drainage Water Management (Making It Work On The Farm)03/29/16"Drainage Water Management (Making It Work On The Farm)" presented by Tom VanWagner, Lenawee Conservation District, on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/6B Tom VanWagner Watershed Summit.pdf
WaterTowns – Connecting Communities to Their Water Environment03/29/16"WaterTowns – Connecting Communities to Their Water Environment" presented by Anne Vaara & Amanda Oparka, Clinton River Watershed Council, on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/7B - Anne and Amanda CRWC, MWEA 2016.pdf
MDEQ Update - Watershed Summit03/25/15"MDEQ Update" presented by Bill Creal, Chief - Water Resources Division, MDEQ on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Creal - DEQ Update.pdf
Michigan's Water Heritage03/25/15"Michigan's Water Heritage" presented by Jon Allan, Director of Michigan Office of Great Lakes on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Allan - MI's Water Heritage.pdf
Harmful Algal Blooms03/25/15"Harmful Algal Blooms: Lessons Learned From Lake Erie and Elsewhere" presented by Dr. Christopher J. Winslow, Associate Director, Ohio Sea Grant College Program on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Winslow - Harmful Algal Blooms.pdf
Road Crossings & Stream Health03/25/15"Where the River Meets the Road - Road Crossings & Stream Health" presented by Joe Rathbun, MDEQ Water Resources Division Nonpoint Source Unit on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Rathbun - Road Crossings and Stream Health.pdf
2014 Farm Bill Programs03/25/15"2014 Farm Bill Programs" presented by Kim Wieber, NRCS on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Wieber - Farm Bill.pdf
Two-Stage Channel Design & Implementation03/25/15"Two-Stage Channel Design & Implementation" presented by Steve Roznowski, Spicer Group on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Roznowski - Two-Stage Channel.pdf
Vegetated Buffer Strips03/25/15"Watershed Filter Strip Stude & Implementation" presented by Russ Beaubien and Kevin Wilson, Spicer Group on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Wilson, Beaubien - Vegetated Buffer Strips.pdf
Ceresco Dam Removal Project03/25/15"Ceresco Dam Removal Project" presented by Luke Trumble, MDEQ Water Resources Division & Jay Wesley, MDNR-Fisheries on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Wesley - Ceresco Dam Removal Project.pdf
Restoring and Protecting Inland Lakes with Natural Shorelines03/25/15"Restoring and Protecting Inland Lakes with Natural Shorelines" presented by Julia Kirkwood, MDEQ-Water Resources Division Nonpoint Source Program on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Kirkwood - Restoring and Protecting Inland Lakes with Natural Shorelines.pdf
Middle Grand River Heritage Water Trail03/25/15"MGROW Presents the Middle Grand River Heritage Water Trail" presented by Fred Cowles, Cowles Environmental on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Cowles - MGROW Heritage Water Trail.pdf
CrowdHydrology03/25/15"CrowdHydrology" presented by Laura Young, MSU Institute of Water Research on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The Annual Michigan Watershed Summit was held at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility in Bath, MI.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Young - Crowd Hydrology.pdf