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May. 14, 2019 2019 EPA Region 6 Stormwater Conference

Call for Presentations EXTENDED DEADLINE

“Responding to Change: dynamic stormwater management in economic, political and climatic transitions”

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS

21st Annual Stormwater Conference

Embassy Suites by Hilton Denton Convention Center, Denton, Texas

July 28-August 1, 2019

USEPA Region 6, in partnership with Texas A&M University Kingsville, the City of Denton, and the North Central Texas Council of Governments, along with the Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4s), and States in R6, are requesting submittal of abstracts for presentation at the 21st Annual EPA Region 6 Stormwater Conference to be held July 28-August 1, 2019, in Denton, Texas. You can contribute to making this an exceptional conference by presenting. The organizing committee is particularly interested in any case studies or implementation examples from MS4s. How did you do it? What challenges did you encounter? How can our attendees learn from your experience?

To submit your abstract go to: http://ce.mirasmart.com/TAMUK2019/login.aspx

EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION IS FRIDAY, MAY 31, 2019

PRESENTATION TRACKS

¨ Stormwater Management Programs

à Remand rule requirements

à Post-construction program development and inspections

à Funding programs, utility fees, projects

à Jurisdictional issues

à Education and Outreach

¨ Construction & Industrial Stormwater Management

à BMPs and stormwater control measures

à Site inspections and enforcement challenges

¨ Watershed Protection Planning and Implementation

à Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs)

à Education and Outreach

à Watershed Planning & Restoration

¨ Advancing Resiliency in Water Infrastructure

à Green Infrastructure & Low Impact Development

à Asset Management

à Challenges and Successes

¨ Special Water Programs

à Emerging concerns in water quality/quantity

à Flooding response, recovery, and mitigation

à Instream and environmental flows

à Endangered species protection and invasive species control

à State water/flood planning

à Nutrient reduction strategies and technologies

¨ Other innovative stormwater management topics

à Relevant and topical stormwater issues and solutions

Suzanna M. Perea

Stormwater/Green Infrastructure Coordinator

Permitting Section

Permitting and Water Quality Branch

EPA Region 6 Water Division

Phone: 214.665.7217

Fax: 214.665.2191

Email: perea.suzanna@epa.gov