EPA Region 8 Wetlands Conference 2017-11-01T11:15:01+00:00

EPA Region 8 Wetlands Conference


On October 3-5, 2017, EPA Region 8 hosted a Wetlands Conference to convene federal, state, tribal, and local groups and NGOs to share information and best practices related to wetlands management.

The 2017 conference included sessions on:

  • Stream and wetland restoration
  • Mitigation
  • Monitoring and assessment/mapping
  • Federal, state, and local level aquatic resource protection

The conference allowed stakeholders to discuss opportunities, hurdles, strategies, and potential solutions associated with protecting aquatic resources in Region 8. The event facilitated networking, peer-to-peer learning, and collective problem-solving on specific issues, and allowed regulators to share updates and learn from stakeholders.

Click here for a conference agenda [PDF]

Click here for the conference speaker abstracts and bios [PDF]

Click here for PDF files of speakers’ presentations