Michigan Water Environment Association


- Project/Committee Seminar Presentations

Name:Watershed Management and Stormwater
Contact:Troy Naperala <Troy.Naperala@aecom.com>

Description:
The mission of the MWEA Watershed Management and Stormwater Committee is to provide leadership on Watershed Management and Stormwater policy, practice, and education. The committee will focus on both rural and urban watershed issues and stormmwater infrastructure in urban areas.

This will include educating our members in these areas and encouraging member participation in local Watershed Management projects. The committee will also push for dedicated funding options for municipal stormwater assets in Michigan.

Calendar of Events:
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Watershed Management Webpage:
http://www.mi-wea.org/watershed_management.php

Presentations Available:

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Stormwater Utility Legislation (HB5991)12/06/16"Stormwater Utility Legislation (HB5991)" presented by Kelsey Cooke, OCWRC, at the Annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/1._Cooke_Kelsey-HB_5991_Overview.pdf
Stormwater SAW Grants: Building the Foundation for a Funding Source12/06/16"Stormwater SAW Grants: Building the Foundation for a Funding Source" presented by Lindsey Kerkez, OHM Advisors, at the Annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/2._Kerkez_Lindsey-SW_SAW_Funding_Kerkez.pdf
Stormwater Asset Management: Defining the Assets Condition12/06/16"Stormwater Asset Management: Defining the Assets Condition" presented by John Martin, Sylvan Lake, Janice Lerg, Hubbell, Roth & Clark, Inc., and Nicole Selais, Hubbell, Roth & Clark, Inc. at the Annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/3._Selais_Martin_Lerg-SWSem_SylvanLake.pdf
MDEQ Update12/06/16"MDEQ Update" presented by Teresa Seidel, MDEQ, at the Annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/5._Seidel_Teresa-MDEQMWEA_Presentation.pdf
Groundwater Recharge Products for Stormwater Management12/06/16"Groundwater Recharge Products for Stormwater Management" presented by Rick Rusz, MDEQ, at the Annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/6._Rusz_Rick-Parjana-MWEA_presentation.pdf
Adapting Stormwater Systems to Meet Changing Expectations12/06/16"Adapting Stormwater Systems to Meet Changing Expectations" presented by Branko Kerkez, University of Michigan, at the Annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/7._Kerkez_Branko-MWEA_Dec6.pdf
Eastern Market Green Stormwater Management Strategy12/06/16"Eastern Market Green Stormwater Management Strategy" presented by Jela Ellefson, Eastern Market Corporation, at the Annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/9._Ellefson_Jela-MWEA_EMC_Presentation_12_2016.pdf
Green Infrastructure - Things to Think About BEFORE You Build It12/06/16"Green Infrastructure - Things to Think About BEFORE You Build It" presented by Jen Lawson, City of Ann Arbor, at the Annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar at Eagle Eye Banquet Facility, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/8._Lawson_Jennifer-Green_Infrastructure.pdf
What The Science Is Telling Us About Our Water12/02/15"What The Science Is Telling Us About Our Water" presented by Jim Nash of Oakland County Resources & Chuck Hersey of Public Sector Consultants at the annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar on December 2, 2015
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/1 Nash, Hersey-Stormwater Utilities.pdf
Detroit's Green Infrastructure Program and Stormwater Program Update12/02/15"Detroit's Green Infrastructure Program and Stormwater Program Update" presented by Daniel Schechter of the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department, at the annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar on December 2, 2015
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/2 DSchechte_MWEA_02DEC2015_final.pdf
A Statewide Approach to a Statewide Problem: E. coli in surface water and TMDLs12/02/15"A Statewide Approach to a Statewide Problem: E. coli in surface water and TMDLs" presented by Molly Rippke of the MDEQ, at the annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar on December 2, 2015
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/3 Rippke-Statewide_TMDL_MWEAStormwater.pdf
Technical Basis for the Water Quality and Channel Protection12/02/15"Technical Basis for the Water Quality and Channel Protection MS4 Permit Requirements" presented by Ralph Reznick, P.E., of the Nonpoint Source Program, at the annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar on December 2, 2015
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/4 Reznick-MS4 Post Construction Criteria MWEA.pdf
Climate Change and Michigan Watersheds12/02/15"Climate Change and Michigan Watersheds" presented by Daniel Brown, Climatologist with GLISA, at the annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar on December 2, 2015
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/5 Brown-Climate_Change.pdf
SAW Grant Stormwater Asset Management Planning12/02/15"SAW Grant Stormwater Asset Management Planning" presented by Shawn Keenan, AICP with the City of Auburn Hills & Kyle Curie, EIT with OHM Advisors, at the annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar on December 2, 2015
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/6 Curie & Keenan-SAW Grant Stormwater.pdf
Michigan's Dam Removal Movement: A 20-year Retrospective12/02/15"Michigan's Dam Removal Movement: A 20-year Retrospective" presented by Jim Hegarty, P.E. with Prein & Newhof, at the annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar on December 2, 2015
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/7 MWEA Dams.pdf
Grand River E. coli Monitoring, Water Monitoring & Design Considerations12/02/15"Grand River E. coli Monitoring, Water Monitoring & Design Considerations" presented by Mike Lunn, Environmental Services Manager with the City of Grand Rapids, at the annual Watershed & Stormwater Seminar on December 2, 2015
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/8 LID GI November 2015.pdf
MDEQ Update - Bill Creal12/10/14As presented by Bill Creal, MDEQ, at the 2014 Watershed Seminar on December 3 at the Eagle Eye Banquet Facility.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/MDEQ Update - Bill Creal.pdf
MS4 Audit Experiences12/10/14As presented by Laura Gruzwalski, Johnson & Anderson, and Bill Lang, City of Utica at the 2014 Watershed Seminar on December 3 at the Eagle Eye Banquet Facility.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/MS4 Audit Experience - Gruzwalski & Lang.pdf
Tangible Approaches to Quantify Climate Change for Infrastructure Planning12/10/14As presented by Charles Humphriss, OHM Advisors, at the 2014 Watershed Summit on December 3 at the Eagle Eye Banquet Facility.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Tangible Approaches to Quantify Climate Change - Humprhiss.pdf
Identifying Impaired Waters (Integrated Report)12/10/14As presented by Kevin Goodwin, MDEQ, at the 2014 Watershed Seminar on December 3 at the Eagle Eye Banquet Facility.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Identifying Impaired Waters - Goodwin.pdf
Green Infrastructure Conference Update12/10/14As presented by Dave Drullinger, MDEQ, at the 2014 Watershed Seminar on December 3 at the Eagle Eye Banquet Facilty.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Green Infrastructure - Drullinger.pdf
TMDLs - Compare TMDLs Around the Country to TMDLs in Michigan12/10/14As presented by Mark Willobee, Geosyntec Consultants, at the 2014 Watershed Seminar on December 3 at the Eagle Eye Banquet Facility.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/TMDLs - Willobee.pdf
Aquatic Habitat & Dam Management Funding Opportunities12/10/14As presented by Gary Whelan, MDNR, at the 2014 Watershed Seminar on December 3 at the Eagle Eye Banquet Facility.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Aquatic Habitat & Dam Management - Whelan.pdf
Township Financing of Drain Projects through the Drain Code12/10/14As presented by John Elsinga, Delhi Township, at the 2014 Watershed Seminar on December 3 at the Eagle Eye Banquet Facility.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Township Financing - Elsinga.pdf
2014 Watershed Summit - MDEQ Update03/26/14As presented at the 2014 Michigan Watershed Summit on March 26, 2014 by Bill Creal, MDEQ.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/MDEQ Update - Bill Creal.pdf
2014 Watershed Summit - Woody Debris Management03/26/14As presented by Matt Best, Wayne County Drain Office at the Michigan Watershed Summit on March 26, 2014.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Woody Debris Management - Matt Best.pdf
2014 Watershed Summit - Growing Michigan's Blue Economy03/26/14As presented by John Austin, Director of Michigan Economic Center at the Michigan Watershed Summit on March 26, 2014.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Growing Michigan's Blue Economy - John Austin.pdf
2014 Watershed Summit - Early Detection and Rapid Response to Invasive Species 03/26/14As presented by Jennifer Muladore, Communications Manage for Huron Pines at Watershed Summit on March 26, 2014.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Early Detection & Rapid Response - Jennifer Muladore.pdf
2014 Watershed Summit - Measuring Impats of Neighborhood LID03/26/14As presented by Paul Steen, Watershed Ecologist for the Huron River Watershed Council at the Michigan Watershed Summit on March 26, 2014.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Measuring Impacts of Neighborhood Lid - Paul Steen.pdf
2014 Watershed Summit - Invasive Species in Your Watershed03/26/14As presented by Jennifer Muladore, Communications Manager for Huron Pines, in Session A of the Michigan Watershed Summit on March 26, 2014.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Invasive Species in Your Watershed - Jennifer Muladore.pdf
2014 Watershed Summit - WEF Stormwater Video Contest03/26/14As presented by Fred Cowles, Cowles Environmental, in Session A of the Michigan Watershed Summit on March 26, 2014.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/WEF Stormwater Video Contest - Fred Cowles.pdf
2014 Watershed Summit - Tools & Technology for Michigan's Beach Monitoring03/26/14As presented by Shannon Briggs, MDEQ, in Session A of the Michigan Watershed Summit on March 26, 2014.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Tools & Techngology for MI's Beach Monitoring - Shannon Briggs.pdf
2014 Watershed Summit - Scent Trained Canines03/26/14As presented by Laura Symonds of Environmental Canine Services in Session B of the Michigan Watershed Summit on March 26, 2014.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Scent Trained Canines - Laura Symonds.pdf
2014 Watershed Summit - A Primer on Dam Removals in Michigan03/26/14As presented by Joe Rathbun, MDEQ, in Session B of the Michigan Watershed Summit on March 26, 2014.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/A Primer on Removals in MI - Rathbun.pdf
2013 Watershed Seminar - Grand Rapids BMPs12/05/13As presented at the MWEA Watershed Seminar on December 5, 2013 by Carrie Rivette, City of Grand Rapids, and Wes Steer, O'Boyle, Cowell, Blalock & Associates, Inc.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/LID 2013_wss.pdf
2013 Watershed Seminar - Clinton River Watershed Water Towns12/05/13As presented at the MWEA Watershed Seminar on December 5, 2013 by Nina Ignaczak of the Clinton County Watershed Council.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/WaterTowns.pdf
2013 Watershed Seminar - GVSU Sustainable Storm Water Initiative12/05/13As presented at the MWEA on December 5, 2013 by Peter Wompler, Grand Valley State University.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/PWampler GVSU.pdf
2013 Watershed Seminar - Great Lakes Green Streets Guidebook12/05/13As presented at the MWEA Watershed Seminar on December 5, 2013 by Kelly Karl, Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, Jim Keglovitz, Oakland County Planning and Phil Goulding, Oakland County Grounds Division.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/KKarll_Keglovitz_Gouding.pdf
2013 Watershed Seminar - Oakland Co. Parks Stormwater Improvements Demo Project12/05/13As presented at the MWEA Watershed Summit on December 4, 2013 by Brittany Bird, Oakland County Parks and Michael Donnellon, Oakland County Parks.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Bird_Donnellon OCParks.pdf
2013 Watershed Seminar - Alliance of Rouge Communities Grow Zone12/05/13As presented at the MWEA Watershed Seminar on December 5, 2013 by Tonya Hunter, Environmental Consulting & Technology.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/THunter ARC Grow Zones.pdf
2013 Watershed Seminar - The Greening of Detroit Strategic Landscapes12/05/13As presented at the MWEA Watershed Seminar on December 5, 2013 by Rebecca Salminen Witt, The Greening of Detroit.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/RSalminenWitt Strategic Landscapes.pdf
1 - 2013 Watershed Summit - MDEQ Update - William Creal03/27/13As presented at the MWEA Watershed Summit March 27, 2013 by William Creal, Chief, Water Resources Division, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Bill Creal - DEQ Presentation.pdf
2 - 2013 Watershed Summit - Battling Invasive Plants - Elise Hansen Tripp03/27/13As presented at the March 27, 2013 Watershed Summit by Elise Hansen Tripp. Battling Invasive Plants: A Brief Overview and Case Study.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Tripp - Invasive Species.pdf
2a - 2013 Watershed Summit - Battling Invasive Species - handout 03/27/13Handout distributed by Elise Hansen Tripp at the March 27, 2013 Watershed Summit related to her presentation, Battling Invasive Species.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Tripp - handout.pdf
3 - 2013 Watershed Summit - Dam Management Grant Program- Chris Freiburger, MDNR03/27/13As presented at the March 27, 2013 Watershed Summit by Chris Freiburger, Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Dam Management Grant Program.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Freiburger - Dam Management.pdf
4 - 2013 Watershed Summit - Septic System Evaluation (TOST) - Regina Young03/27/13As presented at the March 27, 2013 Watershed Summit by Regina Young, R.S., Barry-Eaton District Health Department. Septic System Evaluation - The Results of the Time of Sale or Transfer (TOST) Program.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Young - TOST Presentation.pdf
5 - 2013 Watershed Summit - Natural Channel Design - Ralph Reznick03/27/13As presented at the March 27, 2013 Watershed Summit, Session A, by Ralph Reznick of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. Natural Channel Design.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Reznick - Natural Channel Design.pdf
6 - 2013 Watershed Summit - Eagle River Watershed Restoration - Chad Kotke03/27/13As presented at the March 27, 2013 Watershed Summit, Session A, by Chad Kotke, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. Eagle River Watershed Restoration.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Kotke - Eagle River Watershed Restoration.pdf
7 - 2013 Watershed Summit - Wetland Mitigation Banking - Mike Pennington03/27/13As presented at the March 27, 2013 Watershed Summit, Session A, by Mike Pennington, Department of Environmental Quality. Wetland Mitigation Banking.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Pennington - Wetlands Mitigation Banking in Michigan.pdf
8 - 2013 Watershed Summit - Great Lakes Biodiversity Conservation -Doug Pearsall03/27/13As presented at the March 27, 2013 Watershed Summit, Session B, by Doug Pearsall, PhD, The Nature Conservancy. Great Lakes Biodiversity Conservation Strategies: Overview and Application to Watershed Management.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Pearsall - Great Lakes Biodiversity Conservation.pdf
9 - 2013 Watershed Summit - Drinking Water Protection - Wayne Kukuk03/27/13As presented at the March 27, 2013 Watershed Summit, Session B, by Wayne Kukuk, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. Drinking Water Protection.
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Kukuk - Drinking Water Protection.pdf
2012 Seminar - Presentation #3 - Red Cedar Project12/06/12Red Cedar River Watershed Project
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Red Cedar River Watershed Planning.pdf
2012 Seminar - Presentation #112/06/12MS4 Permit
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/MS4 Program MWEA December 2012.pdf
2012 Seminar - Presentation #1 (Application)12/06/12MS4 Application
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/MS4 Application.pdf
2012 Seminar - Presentation #2 - Enbridge Update12/06/12Enbridge Oil Update
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Two Year after the Enbridge Pipeline Rupture MWEA.pdf
2012 Seminar - Presentation #4 - MIddle Gr River12/06/12Middle Grand River Planning Project
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/MWEAMiddle_Grand_River_ver_21.pptx
2012 Seminar - Presentation #5 - Detention Basin12/06/12Detention Basin Retrofitting
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Detention Basin Retro-fits_Anne Naszradi.pdf
2012 Seminar - Presentation #6 - Valley Woods12/06/12Valley Woods Wetland Restoration
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Valley Woods Wetland_Carlock.pptx
2012 Seminar - Presentation #7 - Runoff12/06/12Battle Creek Area Math & Science Center Curriculum Teaches About Runoff
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Stormwater and Groundwater_Nancy Karre.pdf
2012 Seminar - Presentation #8 - Paint Creek12/06/12Paint Creek Damn Removal
http://www.mi-wea.org/docs/Paint Creek Dam Removal_MWEA20121206.pdf