A Functional Assessment of Stream Restoration in Ohio
On August 24, Joe Bonnell interviewed Dan Mecklenburg, Ecological Engineer with the ODNR Division of Soil and Water Resources. Dan and his colleague Laura Fay recently released a technical report, titled A Functional Assessment of Stream Restoration in Oh ...
Gas Drilling Impacts on Water Quality
Hydraulic fracturing for natural gas extraction: Impacts on water resources. An interview with Penn State Water Quality Specialist Bryan Swistock. Hydraulic fracturing is a controversial method currently in use to extract methane gas from the Marcellus an ...
Short and Long Term Strategies to Address Harmful Algal Blooms in Ohio Lakes
Speaker: Scott Fletcher, Deputy Chief for Region Services for the Ohio State Parks Harmful algal blooms present a threat to human health and recreation in Ohio's lakes. After attending this webinar you will be aware of short and long-term strategies ...
Linking Sustainability and Watershed Planning
Do communities in your watershed have sustainability plans? Have you wondered what sustainability is all about and how it may relate to watershed planning? This webinar will address the fundementals of sustainability planning and highlight sustainability ...
Field Edge Setback
Algae Blooms and Land Use Practices
This webinar was offered in February of 2011 as part of the webinar series "Research to Practice: Addressing Non-Point Source Pollution in Ohio". Bill Lynch explains how land use practices lead to algae blooms in lake environments. Jim Hoorman w ...
Jack Wilbur is a social marketing and marketing research specialist with more than 20 years of experience working as a public information specialist and social marketing consultant. In his work with the State of Utah and the Environmental Protection Agenc ...
This webinar was offered in December of 2010, the second in the series "Research to Practice: Addressing Non-Point Source Pollution in Ohio". Robyn Wilson (OSU) explains how mental models research was used to understand how streamside landowners ...
This webinar was offered in November of 2010 as part of the webinar series "Research to Practice: Addressing Non-Point Source Pollution in Ohio". Ken Genskow (University of Wisconsin Extension) introduces social indicators as a tool for improvin ...
Collaborative Watershed Management
This webinar was recorded as part of the 2010 Ohio Watershed Academy. Dr. Tomas Koontz is Associate Professor in the School of Environment and Natural Resources at The Ohio State University. Dr. Koontz summarizes recent research findings on the challenges ...