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EBC Dam Management Program: Innovations in Fish Passage – Concepts, Costs, and Conflicts

When:
April 19, 2018 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Where:
Bowditch & Dewey, LLP
200 Crossing Blvd
Framingham, MA 01702
USA
Contact:
617-505-1818E-mail

This EBC Dam Management program will focus on the history and mandates for provision of fish passage, conventional designs and passage efficiency challenges, costs, nature-like designs, innovative approach to fish passage, and summary.

Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (3.0 training contact hours). Please select this option during registration if you wish to receive a certificate.

Final Agenda – Dam Management Program – Innovations in Fish Passage – Concepts, Costs, and Conflicts

Presentations are posted to the Presentations Section of the EBC website.

 

Agenda

Program Chair & Moderator:

  • Carol Wasserman, Principal, Regulatory and Environmental Affairs, New England Hydropower Company

Speaker Agenda:

Fish Passage History and Requirements for Hydropower Dams

  • Carol Wasserman, Principal, Regulatory and Environmental Affairs, New England Hydropower Company, LLC

Current Fish Passage Technology, Requirements, and Costs

  • Carol Wasserman, Principal, Regulatory and Environmental Affairs, New England Hydropower Company, LLC
  • Patrick Wendt, Aquatic Biologist, New England Hydropower Company, LLC

Issues Affecting Passage Efficiencies

  • Steve Dearden, Vice President, Sales, Whooshh Innovations, LLC
  • Patrick Wendt, Aquatic Biologist, New England Hydropower Company, LLC

Innovative Fish Passage: Whoosh Fish Transport System

  • Steve Dearden, Vice President, Sales, Whooshh Innovations, LLC

Following the Speaker Presentations will be a Panel Discussion moderated by Carol Wasserman of New England Hydropower Company, LLC.

Program Details

Registration, Continental Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Program: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Individual Registration

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If registration occurs  ——–>,Through April 17,After April 17
EBC Member:,$70,$90
Non-Member:,$100,$120
Government/Non-Profit:,$25,$25

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Group Registration
For EBC Members only – register five attendees for the price of four!
Discount will automatically be applied during online registration.

Fine Print
Cancellations must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17 for a refund. No-shows will be charged. Please keep in mind that online registration for this program will close at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18. Walk-in registration is accepted at the door.

 

Subsidized Registration

EBC Members Only – Ascending Professional Rate: $25
Attendees who have worked in the environmental/energy sector for less than 10 years.

Job Seeker Rate: $25
For attendees currently seeking employment, not for those currently self-employed.

Attendee List

Dan Bourdeau Geosyntec Consultants Senior Engineer
John Carrigan NA CPG
Gordon Clark Tighe & Bond Staff Engineer
Ben Coleman Alden Research Laboratory, Inc Engineer
Theophilos Collins Charles River Watershed Association
Florijon Dhimitri WSP USA Inc. Senior Structural Engineer
Abigail Ericson GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. Water Resources Engineer
Steve Fuller SumCo Eco Contracting Team Lead
Amy Hunt EA Engineering, Science and Technology, Inc., PBC Project Manager
Erika Klinkhammer Pare Corporation Environmental Scientist
Derek Olson WSP Engineering Manager
Jon Petrillo Gravity Renewables, Inc. Dir. of Reg. Business Development
Jenna Rackovan Alden Research Laboratory, Inc Biologist
Joshua Rosenberg Pare Corporation Project Engineer
Ben Sawyer Gomez and Sullivan Engineers Civil/Structural Engineer
Chad Sumner SumCo Eco-Contracting Principal
Raymond Wingert HDR Engineering, Inc. Managing Principal Hydropower