learn over lunchIndiana Watersheds Webinar Series Webinars to Strengthen Watershed Management in Indiana

Learning online allows you to hear the latest information without leaving your office. You save money, time and resources compared to conventional on-site training. All you need is a good internet connection, and computer speakers or headphones to listen.



Free monthly webinar series

Every second Wednesday of the month, Noon to 1 p.m. EST (Learn over lunch!)

2014 schedule provided below - archived webinars available by category

No special software needed. All you need is a computer with speakers or headphones.

Please pre-register before attending your first webinar.

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We will begin each webinar promptly at noon so please log-in a few minutes before (see webinar instructions). The "meeting room" will be available by 11:45am on each webinar date so you can test your headphones/speakers. Recordings will be available for each webinar upon completion (see individual links below).

Webinar Schedule

Feb. 26, 2014

What Bugs Can Tell Us About Water Quality
Presenter: Greg Bright, Director, Commonwealth Biomonitoring

April 30, 2014

Evaluating Geomorphic Change in Constructed Two-Stage Ditches in Ohio, Indiana, and Michigan
Presenter: Jessica D'Ambrosio, The Ohio State University

May 7, 2014

Purdue's Two-Stage Ditch: What We've Learned So Far About What to Plant and Impacts on Nutrients and Fish
Presenters: Jane Frankenberger, Laura Bowling, and Reuben Goforth, Purdue University

May 14, 2014

Using FREE GIS Tools for Watershed Management
Presenter: Larry Theller, Purdue University

June 11, 2014

Real-time Nitrate Monitoring in Streams and Rivers
Presenter: Tim Lathrop, US Geological Survey

June 18, 2014

What We Do and Don't Know About Climate Change and How It Will Affect Indiana's Watersheds
Presenter: Otto Doering, Purdue University

July 9, 2014

Indiana's Lake and River Enhancement Program Overview
Presenter: Greg Biberdorf, Indiana Department of Natural Resources

September 10, 2014

Groundwater and Basin Resource Assessment Tools Available from DNR Division of Water
Presenter: Ginger Korinek, Indiana Department of Natural Resources

October 8, 2014

Pathogens in Freshwater Systems: Are the E. coli Whispering to Us?
Presenter: Ron Turco, Purdue University

November 12, 2014

Challenges and Successes Associated with a Giant Amphibian in the Blue River Watershed
Presenter: Rod Williams, Purdue University

November 18, 2014

What Is The Region 5 Model and How Do You Use It?
Presenters: Julie Harrold and Logan Garner, Indiana State Department of Agriculture

December 3, 2014

Cover Crops: What They Are and Some Challenges and Practical Solutions for Watershed Managers
Presenters: Eileen Kladivko, Purdue University and Dan Perkins, Jasper County Soil & Water Conservation District

December 10, 2014

IDEM's External Data Framework: Creating New Opportunities for Collaboration
Presenter: Jody Arthur, Indiana Department of Environmental Management