Stormwater Management, Lake Management, and HEC-RAS Training - Fall 2013

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					                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Both stormwater and floodplain management are dynamic fields that are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       constantly expanding, particularly with regard to regulations and computational

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       techniques. The NJAES Office of Continuing Professional Education has teamed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       up with Joseph Skupien, one of the “Go to Guys” in both fields in New Jersey,
New Jersey Agricultural                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                to offer two classes that will help you learn what you need to know.
Experiment Station                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Mr. Skupien is president of Stormwater Management Consulting, LLC. During
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       his 38-year career, he has participated in the design and construction of hundreds


   Office of Continuing Professional Education                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           of stormwater facilities. In addition, Joe regularly teaches stormwater and

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       floodplain management programs for state and local government agencies.


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Attendees of these programs will benefit from his theoretical knowledge,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       real-world experience and excellent teaching skills.

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Stormwater Management                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Registration fee: $825 Multi fee: $775
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         October 2 - 4, 2013
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       to comply with New Jersey’s stormwater management rules, all types of
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       broader knowledge and new skills. This three-day course is designed to address
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       these needs by presenting the most pertinent and up-to-date information on the
     Lake Management                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   scientific and regulatory aspects of stormwater management in New Jersey.

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     November 14 & 15, 2013                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • New Jersey’s Stormwater Management Rules, including

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              groundwater recharge and stormwater quality requirements;

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The evaluation, selection and design of appropriate stormwater

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              management practices and facilities;

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The design of groundwater recharge facilities using the

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      A Three-Day Hands-on Workshop                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           requirements;

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Computation of runoff volumes, rates, and hydrography using
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • How to incorporate maintenance, safety, and aesthetic

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              considerations into facility design; and,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The design and evaluation of nonstructural stormwater measures
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    HEC-RAS: A Three-Day Hands-On Workshop                                                                                                                                                           Lake Management
                            December 4 - 6, 2013                                                                                                                                                    November 14 & 15, 2013
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                Registration fee: $825 Multi fee: $775                                                                                                                                   Registration Fee: $395 One day: $275
                     Course Code: EW0401CA14                                                                                                                                                   Course Code: EW0301CA14
This intensive three-day workshop will provide a comprehensive overview of the      In addition to the presentations, a workbook and electronic copies of example          Whether you are a lake manager or a lake resident, an ecologist or an engineer,
steady flow capabilities of the current version (V4.1) of the U.S. Army Corps of     problems will be provided to all attendees, who are encouraged to bring their          this popular two-day course is for you. From small ponds to large lakes,
Engineers’ Hydrologic Engineering Center River Analysis System program              own laptop computers (with HEC-RAS 4.1 installed) to the workshop to directly          drinking water reservoirs to fishing lakes, if you want your lake and watershed
(HEC-RAS).                                                                          participate in the various example problems. Copies of Version 4.1 of HEC-RAS          management efforts to be successful you need a technically sound foundation.
                                                                                    can be downloaded from the HEC website (                       This course will give you the training needed to properly investigate and
DAY 1 will begin with a review of the program’s theoretical basics, modeling                                                                                               diagnose lake quality problems and to develop and implement cost-effective
capabilities, and limitations, and will continue with an explanation of program     CREDIT INFORMATION                                                                     restoration measures
and project start-up, data input, and the various forms of output reporting. The
day concludes with analysis of an example problem that will highlight such          Stormwater Management is approved for 1.8 CEUs, 18 TCHs for NJ water/                  Learn how to evaluate what is needed to properly protect, manage and restore
modeling decisions as cross section location and alignment, loss coefficient         wastewater license holders,14 credit hours for New York State licensed                 your pond, lake or reservoir. Professionals will guide you through the benefits
selection, and floodway determination.                                               professional engineers and 18 credit hours for New Jersey licensed professional        and pitfalls of all of the most commonly implemented lake and pond management
                                                                                    engineers.                                                                             measures. The new, interactive nature of the course will provide attendees
DAY 2 of the workshop will focus on an overview of the program’s capabilities,                                                                                             with the opportunity to discuss the specific issues and problems impacting the
data requirements, and limitations for modeling bridge and culvert flow. It will     Lake Management is approved for 1.2 CEUs, 1.2 CEUs for NALMS Certified                  condition of their waterbody. The course also provides for “hands-on” problem
also include a discussion of the various types of flow encountered at bridges        Lake Managers/Professionals, 6 TCHs for NJ water/wastewater license Holders,           solving and the in-class application of the featured course topics.
and culverts and different modeling approaches available in the program. Also       14 credit hours for New Jersey Landscape Architects and 5 Tech/3 Mgmt/2 Gov
included - analysis of a second example problem that will illustrate basic bridge                                                                                          Dr. Stephen Souza, President of Princeton Hydro, LLC. has over 20 years
                                                                                    for CPWM. It has been submitted for review for New Jersey and New York
and culvert modeling, including further guidance on selecting cross-section                                                                                                of experience managing and restoring lakes, including extensive work with
                                                                                    State licensed professional engineers, Golf Course Superintendents (GCSAA),
locations, loss coefficients, ineffective flow areas and overall computational                                                                                               lake associations. His instructional team will provide an additional 35 years of
                                                                                    NJ Public Health CEs and NJ, NY, PA, DE and MD Certified Aquatic Pesticide
approach.                                                                                                                                                                  combined expertise!
                                                                                    Applicator credits (please call for status information).
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DAY 3 will provide presentations and example problems on computing                  HEC-RAS is approved for 1.8 CEUs and 18 credit hours for New Jersey
floodways and flood fringe volumes. The program will also include a workshop          licensed professional engineers and has been submitted for review for 18 credit
review problem and a Q&A session.                                                   hours for New York State licensed professional engineers (please call for status
Specific topics will include:
                                                                                                                                               - FOUR CONVENIENT WAYS TO REGISTER -
     • The basic theories of open channel, flood way, bridge and culvert flow          
                                                                                            Phone: 732.932.9271, M-F 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM. Please have your Visa,            Payment Policy - All students must have prearranged for payment to be
       used by HEC-RAS;                                                                      Mastercard, Discover or American Express number ready.                        admitted to the class (purchase order, check, Visa, Mastercard, American
                                                                                                                                                                           Express, Discover or money order).
     • HEC-RAS’ capabilities, limitations, input needs and sources and output         Fax: 732.932.8726, 24 Hours. Please include credit card information
                                                                                            or a copy of your check, money order or purchase order with your fax.         Refunds - You may withdraw from these courses with a full refund (minus
                                                                                                                                                                           a $100 processing fee) provided our office is notified at least three (3) full
                                                                                             Mail: Registration Desk, NJAES Office of Continuing Professional
     •Appropriate bridge and culvert modeling methods; and,                                 Education, Rutgers University, 102 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ
                                                                                                                                                                           working days prior to the start of the course. Beyond that time, registrants may
                                                                                                                                                                           be responsible for the full registration fee. Substitutions are welcomed.
                                                                                             08901-8519. Please make checks payable to: Rutgers University
     • Tips to help identify input errors and modeling problems to help insure
       “accurate and reasonable” output.                                                    Web:
                                                                                                                                                                           NOTE - Unless otherwise specified, continental breakfast and lunch are included
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Description: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education is offering three water-related environmental training courses in Fall 2013. Stormwater Management for Engineers is a 3-day course held on October 2-4, 2013 that presents the most pertinent and up-to-date information on the scientific and regulatory aspects of stormwater management in New Jersey. Lake Management is a two-day course held on November 14-15, 2013 that will teach you how to evaluate what is needed to properly protect, manage and restore your pond, lake or reservoir. The HEC-RAS intensive 3-day workshop, held on December 4-6, 2013, provides a comprehensive overview of the steady flow capabilities of the current version of the U.S. Army Corps of the Engineers’ Hydrologic Engineering Center River Analysis System program (HEC-RAS). See brochure for course details and registration instructions or visit