Exploration | University-Wide Event

Restoring Mine-Impaired Watersheds

Watershed Restoration Workshop 
In collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh Center for Governance and Markets, Associate Professor Jeremy Weber hosts the Watershed Restoration Workshop on campus in the William Pitt Union.

Lower Lounge
9 a.m.: Arrival, Coffee & Pastries
9:30: Introduction (Jeremy Weber)
9:45: Overview of watershed restoration efforts (John Dawes)
10:15: Restoration example – the Indian Creek Watershed (Eric Harder)
11:15: Break
11:30 a.m.: Restoration example from the state’s perspective (Jon Smoyer)
12:30 p.m.: Lunch provided

Kurtzman Room
1:00 p.m.: Environmental effects of restoration (Eric Chapman)
1:45: Resident perspective (Mike Cooke)
2:30: Break
2:45: Identifying high-impact restoration projects (Tom Clark)
3:30: Opportunities for further work and research (Joseph Pizarchik)
4:30: Reflections and Conclusion

Register for Event
When September 26, 2022
9:00 am to 4:30 pm
This event has already occurred
Where William Pitt Union