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Stream Mechanics 


Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 8:00 AM CDT
Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 5:00 PM CDT

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers / 3701 Bell Road / Nashville, TN 37214


Participants are responsible for their accommodations, transportation and meals. 

Workshop Registration Cost

Registration is $800 per person.  This includes course instruction, a workshop notebook, field forms, and the rapid assessment user manual.

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TN Stream Mitigation Guidelines and Debit Tool Workshop 


Workshop Description

This course is for individuals who work in Tennesse developing permit applications for stream impacts. The course begins with a brief overview of the Stream Functions Pyramid Framework and key metrics that are included in the TN Stream Quantification and Debit Tools. Two rapid field assessments will be completed on nearby streams. The field data will then be entered into the Debit Tool.

Instructors from the US Army Corps of Engineers and the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation will provide an overview of the TN stream mitigation guidelines, and then lead the class through debit tool scenarios and examples using the collected field data. 


Day 1: Review Key Concepts / Metrics and Complete a Rapid Site Assessment

Day 2: Process Field Data and Complete Second Rapid Site Assessment

Day 3: Process Field Data and Practice using the Debit Tool. Overview of Stream Mitigation Guidelines

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who plans to use the TN Debit Tool to complete permit applications for stream impacts.