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Guest Presentations

Presentations are grouped by topic, with the most recent presentation on that topic appearing first.

Emerging Contaminants

Assessment of Emerging Contaminants in the Ithaca, NY area, 2014-15 -- Jose Lozano, IAWWTF, and Susan Allen-Gil, Ithaca College, March 18, 2019

Projects of the Tompkins County Soil and Water Conservation District (TCSWCD)

TCSWD: Using Compost for Best Management Practices/Pony Hollow Creek Assessment --  Angel Hinickle and Mike Hall, TCSWC , on May 15, 2017

Cayuga Lake Monitoring Project

CLMP: Findings and Management Implications -- A presentation by Liz Moran of EcoLogic, LLC, on February 27, 2017

Wetlands Mapping

Wetlands Mapping -- Nicholas Hollingshead on February 22, 2016

Wetlands Mapping -- A presentation by Nicholas Holingshead on July 21, 2014

Climate Change

Adapting to Climate Change -- A presentation by Dr. Susan Riha on May 16, 2011.

Marcellus Gas Drilling

Gas Drilling Experience in Bradford County, PA
Mike Lovegreen, Conservation District Manager for Bradford County, PA gave a presentation on April 19, 2010. View his slides.

USGS Marcellus Shale
Bill Kappel, a hydrologist with United States Geological Survey, visited WRC in October 2009 to provide his view of the NYS DEC's draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement on gas drilling. Dr. Kappel provided three documents:

Watershed Protection
DEC staff members Ken Lynch and Don Zelasny provided an update on Water Management Requirements Under the Great Lakes and Susquehanna River Basin Compacts. View their slide show.


Aquifer Study

Sixmile Creek Aquifer Study Presentation May 17, 2010
Aquifer System in the Lower Sixmile Creek and Willseyville Creek Trough – Todd Miller, U.S. Geological Survey. Link provided to report on this aquifer study: