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Zumbro Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies Kick-Off Meeting

15 Mar 2016 4:20 PM | Anonymous

Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies Kick-off Meeting

 

 

The Zumbro Watershed Partnership invites you to join us as we begin the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies Process for the Zumbro River Watershed.  

 

What: Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies (WRAPS) Kick-off Meeting for     

           the Zumbro River Watershed 

 

When: Saturday March 19, 2016 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM

 

Where: People's Energy Cooperative, Conference Meeting Room

             1775 Lake Shady Avenue South

             Oronoco, MN   55960

We will be reviewing the new watershed science from the MPCA, and discussing the current and historical water quality issues in the Zumbro River Watershed along with providing a road map to address them.  

Attached to this message are the following:

1.  Detailed Agenda (also below)

2.  A fact sheet regarding the use of Zonation Model and Zonation Model questionnaires that we'll be using for a survey in the afternoon.  Please review



Zumbro River Watershed WRAPS Kickoff Meeting

 

 

The Zumbro Watershed Partnership invites you to join us as we begin the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies Process for the Zumbro River Watershed.  

 

What: Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies (WRAPS) Kick-off Meeting for     

           the Zumbro River Watershed 

 

When: Saturday March 19, 2016 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM

 

Where: People's Energy Cooperative, Conference Meeting Room

             1775 Lake Shady Avenue South

             Oronoco, MN   55960

We will be reviewing the new watershed science from the MPCA, and discussing the current and historical water quality issues in the Zumbro River Watershed along with providing a road map to address them.  

Attached to this message are the following:

1.  Detailed Agenda (also below)

2.  A fact sheet regarding the use of Zonation Model and Zonation Model questionnaires that we'll be using for a survey in the afternoon.  Please review before the meeting.

 

 

We will be providing boxed lunches from Hy-Vee.  PLEASE RSVP SO WE YOU HAVE A LUNCH FOR YOU.  

RSVP by emailing Paul Wotzka at planner@zumbrowatershed.org or calling me at 507-450-7737 by 11 AM on Thursday, March 17th.

 

Hope to see you there!
Paul Wotzka

 

Zumbro River Watershed (ZRW) 

Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies (WRAPS)

Kickoff Meeting Agenda

March 19, 2016 from 9:30-2:30

(Lunch Provided by ZWP for attendees that RSVP)

People’s Energy Cooperative Conference Room

1775 Lake Shady Avenue South, Oronoco, MN 55960

 

 

9:30 -10:00 am

Registration and Beginning the Discussion

Coffee and cookies

Map displays

Informal conversation on WRAPS 

All

 

10:00-10:30 am

Introductions, Overview of WRAPS and Meeting Agenda

Overview of the WRAPS Statute and process. Review agenda and emailed materials. 

Paul Wotzka, ZWP 

10:30 am - noon 

New Watershed Science on the Zumbro River Watershed

Monitoring and Assessment 

Biological Stressor Identification 

Water Quality Modeling:  HSPF and BATHTUB 

MPCA Staff:  Justin Watkins, Ben Roush, and Tiffany Schauls

Noon-12:45 pm

Lunch

 

Provided by ZWP

12:45 -1:00 pm

Knitting It All Together

Synthesis of the morning’s watershed science 

Justin Watkins, MPCA

1:00-2:00 pm

Zonation Values-based Modeling 

Review of the process and conducting the surveys

Paul Radomski, DNR

2:00-2:30 pm

Next Steps and Attendees Expectations for ZRW WRAPS 

Three rounds of smaller scale meetings based on ZRW lobes




 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




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Rochester, MN 55901



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