Since 1994, over 1500 participants have taken part in training courses conducted by the Stream Team. The Stream Team’s training and educational opportunities promote a watershed-level approach to function-based stream assessment and restoration. Through these trainings the participants learn the tools needed to improve critical aquatic and riparian habitat. The Stream Team offers a variety of training courses but can also tailor training courses based upon specific needs.
Current Activities: Courses are presently taught at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, WV, Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, WV, and Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, MD. Courses can also be taught on-site by request.
Currently Offered Courses:
- Natural Channel Design Review Checklist
- Stream Functions Framework
- Gage Survey and Regional Curve Development
- Stream Classification
- Stream Assessment
For more information contact:
Chief, Habitat Restoration Division – Coastal Program
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Chesapeake Bay Field Office
177 Admiral Cochrane Drive
Annapolis, MD 21401
May 30, 2013