North Branch Park River Watershed-based Plan Watershed Research Coordination Meeting 9-12 p.m. May 24, Hartford
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The following May 24th meeting is open to persons who have, are or planning environmental science and/or design research in the North Branch Park River watershed.
RSVP to Mary Rickel Pelletier <email@example.com> or (860) 881-5089. There is no cost.
Thursday, May 24, 2012
9 am – 12 noon
North Branch Park River Watershed-based Plan
Watershed Research Coordination Meeting
Gray Conference Center, University of Hartford
9 am Sign-in
· Introductions of environmental science professors and design
with a brief summary of their work (15 min)?
· North Branch Park River Watershed Management Plan, “North Park
Plan” (30 min)?
North Park Implementation Mary Rickel Pelletier, Project Coordinator
with CT DEEP: MaryAnn Nusom-Haverstock and Chris Malik
· Review of Park River Watershed sediment quality research
? Dr. Jonathan Gourley, Environmental Science Program Trinity
College (15 min)
10:15 am break
· Current North Branch Park River Watershed research and major
i) Dam removal projects along the North Branch Park River (presenters
t.b.d.) (15 min)
ii) Stormwater run-off Blue Hills neighborhood
Dr. Joseph Bushey, Assistant Professor, School of Engineering,
Univ Connecticut (15 min)
· Open conversation regarding North Branch Park River Watershed
research Opportunities for collaboration: water, ecology, stormwater,
and green infrastructure
12:00 noon closing + lunch (to be confirmed)
*Parking available in Visitor parking lot “K” or lot “F” near the
Lincoln Theatre. For a campus map and driving directions, see
* If you are not able to attend yet currently, recently, or planning
research in the North Branch Park River Watershed, please forward a
brief summary (one paragraph to a page) of your work:
Your name, office or institutional affiliation, contact
information + research
You may also describe interest in collaborative research and
outline funding needs
Please feel welcome to forward this email to environmental science
professors, students professionals, who have recently, currently or are
planning to North Branch Park River research.
Thanks ! Mary
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