Geomorphic and Ecological Fundamentals for River and Stream Restoration

Truckee, California • 15-19 August 2016

This five-day introductory course emphasizes understanding geomorphic and ecological process as a sound basis for planning and designing river restoration, covering general principles and case studies from a wide range of environments. The course integrates hydrology, hydraulics, sediment transport, geomorphology, aquatic ecology, fisheries, and riparian ecology, and includes field measurements, mapping, and interpretation. Now in its 22nd successful year, the course is held at Sagehen Creek Field Station near Lake Tahoe, California, combining a beautiful natural setting with excellent research and teaching facilities. Course materials provided include the newly published second edition of Tools in Fluvial Geomorphology (John Wiley & Sons, 2016), plus relevant papers, lecture notes and slides in pdf, and printed field notes.

For online registration and more information, see our website (click here).

Departamento de Geografía y Ordenación del Territorio
C/ Pedro Cerbuna, s/n • Universidad de Zaragoza • 50009 Zaragoza
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