Skip navigational links  About Us Contact FS FAQ'S Newsroom
[Header with links to]: USDA Forest Service
[Header]: logos and links to USDA and Forest Service
link to USDA homepagelink to Forest Service homepage
 Continuing Ed Home
 The Program
 Who is Eligible
 How to Apply
 Tuition
 Coordinators
 Workshops
 Calendar
 Other Training
 CE Site Index
 Contact CE
WFW Home
 WFW Home
 WFW Site Index
 Contact WFW


Career Information




Continuing Education for Natural Resource Professionals


Aquatic Ecosystem Monitoring & Evaluation (NR16)

Objectives:

  • demonstrate skills to effectively monitor and evaluate aquatic/riparian restoration projects;
  • and develop an effective aquatic ecosystem monitoring program.

Description:

This western workshop focuses on building successful aquatic ecosystem monitoring programs: FS monitoring responsibilities and legal mandate; priority development; introduction to sampling design - basic statistical principles necessary for designing effective aquatic monitoring strategies; monitoring objectives based on management objectives; sampling techniques; field equipment; data analysis - methodologies used for analysis; evaluation, interpreting and reporting monitoring data.

Part of the USDA Pacific Northwest Aquatic Training program.

Eastern version available through Dr. Brett Roper; “Aquatic Monitoring - Eastern”

Dates: TBD/FY15
Cancelled for June 2014

AgLearn Keywords: R6 2600 NR16 monitoring aquatic ecosystems
Registering in AgLearn

Tuition: $800 - Tuition includes:

  • Workshop materials & Take home tools
  • Instruction

Dropping from the Workshop: Tuition is low for this workshop consequently there is not much leeway on letting people drop. If you are registered, check with us first, just in case we have a waiting list. If there is not a waiting list, you will need to find a substitute or pay fixed costs. The budget has been set and spent based on current confirmation. Thank you for your understanding and consideration.

Agenda & Workshop Info | Related Readings | Local Area Services

Vendor:

Deb Konnoff, USFS, PNW Region, Natural Resources, Aquatic Training Program, Portland, OR
503-808-2676
dkonnoff@fs.fed.us





Disclaimers | Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) | Privacy Notice

Forest Service Continuing Education for Natural Resource Professionals
Author: Shelly Witt, National Continuing Education Coordinator,
WFW staff
Email: switt01@fs.fed.us
Phone: 435-881-4203
Publish_date:2/24/98
Expires: none

Photo Credits

USDA Forest Service
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-0003
(202) 205-8333

 Last Modified: April 2014