Rice Lake Classroom/Field Event
Best Management Practices and Product Demonstrations for Erosion Control and Stormwater Management
Overview of Event
Thursday, September 19, 2019
8:00 am-4:15 pm
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (morning)
American Excelsior Company ErosionLab (afternoon)
Rice Lake, WI
This popular annual event has been hosted since 2005 in partnership with the American Excelsior Company ErosionLab, one of only a few erosion control testing laboratories in the U.S. This event allows attendees to learn from experienced professionals in the morning classroom session and view product testing under a variety of control measures set up as stations around the facility during the afternoon field session. Please check back as topics/speakers/and demonstrations are added or updated.
8:00 – 8:30 am – Registration and Continental Breakfast, Visit with Exhibitors
8:30 – 8:40 – Welcome & Overview of Today’s Demonstrations, Jay Settersten, NASECA-WI Board of Directors
8:40 – 9:00 – Overview of Shoreline Restoration Demonstration and Permitting Process, Pat Dixon, Dixon Shoreline / Landscaping and Brent Hanson, Hanson’s Garden Village
9:00 – 9:45 – Selecting North Woods Woody Vegetation & Natives, Brent Hanson
9:45 – 10:00 – Break, Visit with Exhibitors
10:00 – 10:30 – Panel Discussion: Getting the Most Out of the PAL, Pros and Cons, How to Specify What You NEED.
10:30 – 11:15 – Risk Management, Greg Halverson, Brock White
11:15 – 11:45 – SWPPP: How Much Do You Know?, Leo Holm, Resource Professionals Alliance and Dwayne Stenlund, MinnDot
11:45 am-12:45 pm – Lunch at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College
12:45-4:15 pm – Field Event at American Excelsior Company ErosionLab
The Afternoon Field Event will showcase the following, but is subject to change:
- Shoreline Restoration Techniques, Vegetated Riprap Solutions, Southern and North Woods Vegetation Examples, & Dewatering
- Hydraulic Demonstrations
- Water Sampling
- Dane County Rain Fall Simulator Demonstration
- New Products
- Vegetated TRM Demonstration
Continuing Education/Professional Development Hours
Attendees will receive 6 CE/PDH credits. The WI Dept of Safety and Professional Services has approved this program for Commercial Building Inspector (CBI), Dwelling Contractor Qualifier (DCQ), Journeyman Plumber (JP), Journeyman Plumber-Restricted Service (JPRS), Master Plumber (MP), Master Plumber-Restricted Service (MPRS), Soil Tester (ST), and UDC Construction Inspector (UCI). Course ID 17393.
New Product and Innovation Vendor Reception
It was so much fun last year, that we just had to bring it back again! Join NASECA-WI and product vendors for a fun and informative evening of networking with your colleagues and learning about the latest in stormwater and erosion control products.
Date: Wednesday, September 18
Time: 5:30-8 pm
Location: Holiday Inn Express
Registration: $10 (includes dinner and beverages). Register Now above or select on the registration form and return by mail
Holiday Inn Express
824 Bear Paw Ave
Rice Lake, WI 54868
NASECA-WI has arranged a room block for our attendees- king ($99)/double queen ($109). Book now by calling the Holiday Inn Express at (715) 736-7444 and mention NASECA-WI. Book by Sept. 7, 2019.
Download and Print Registration Form
Download, print, and return the registration form by mail with payment to: NASECA-WI, PO Box 70714, Madison, WI 53707