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Fundamentals of Plan Reading- Part 2

Presentation 2 of the UConn CLEAR Land Use Academy's Fundamentals of Plan Reading online workshop. Presented by Bruce Hyde.

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Fundamentals of Plan Reading - Part 1

Presentation 1 of the UConn CLEAR Land Use Academy's Fundamentals of Plan Reading online workshop. Presented by Bruce Hyde.

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Field Visit 3 - Town Hall Annex

The third of three site visits during the UConn CLEAR's Retrofitting Stormwater Ponds Workshop held on July 26, 2021. This visit focused on retrofit options for an existing sedimentation basin.…

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Field Visit 2 - Groton Middle School Lower Basin

The second of three site visits during the UConn CLEAR's Retrofitting Stormwater Ponds Workshop held on July 26, 2021. This visit focused on retrofit options for an existing dry detention basin.…

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Field Visit 1 - Groton Middle School Upper basin

The first of three site visits during the UConn CLEAR's Retrofitting Stormwater Ponds Workshop held on July 26, 2021. This visit focused on retrofit options for an existing dry detention basin.…

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Making Good Great: Bioretention Retrofit Opportunities

Part 3 of UConn CLEAR's Retrofitting Stormwater Ponds Workshop held on July 26, 2021. This presentation focuses on rehabilitating and/or enhancing bioretention basins. The workshop is part of…

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Converting Dry Detention Basins to Constructed Stormwater Wetlands for Pollutant Removal

Part 2 of UConn CLEAR's Retrofitting Stormwater Ponds Workshop held on July 26, 2021. This presentation focuses on converting dry detention basins to allow for infiltration and pollutant…

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Stormwater Control Measures (SCM) Retrofit & Rehabilitation Project Considerations

Part 1 of UConn CLEAR's Retrofitting Stormwater Ponds Workshop held on July 26, 2021. This presentation provides an overview of why you would want to retrofit existing stormwater control…

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CT's MS4 Permit Year 5 and Beyond

As we approach the 5th and final year of CT's updated MS4 permit we're offering a webinar to review the new tasks coming due, offer some guidance on what to expect next year, and address…

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Can Land Use Legacies inform Nitrogen Management?

Past land use activities (or land use “legacies”) can be strong indicators of contemporary water quality; yet watershed management strategies often neglect the lag times associated with…

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Connecticut Trail Finder

The State of Connecticut has a vast number of open space and outdoor recreational opportunities, however information for trail users can be inconsistent, inaccurate, and difficult to find. The…

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Building Capacity for Conservation: Engaging Local Teens

Have a great idea for a conservation project in your community or land trust, but not sure you have the staff power, technical know-how, or energy to carry it out? Wouldn't it be great to…

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Finding the right Tree for the Right Time: Experimenting with Climate-Adaptive Forestry Practices: Challenges and Opportunities

Following a brief overview of general forest climate adaptation strategies, this talk will present one experimental project begun in Scituate, Rhode Island, in 2015, when Mr. Riely helped manage…

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Best Practices in Balancing Land Use and Economic Development

Many communities struggle to find a comfortable balance between the desires of the business community, the desires of residents, and the requirements of existing zoning regulations and regulatory…

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CETL Workshop Environment Corps Part II - The Practicum Semester

UCONN CETL Workshop highlighting a partnership at UConn that reaches across college and departmental lines is engaged in a project that seeks to enhance, expand, institutionalize, and study a new…

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The N-Sink Tool: Tracking Nitrogen Through Coastal Watersheds

Land use planners, property owners, and watershed managers need all the help that they can get to reduce the impacts of nitrogen (N) pollution on waterways, particularly in coastal areas. CLEAR, URI…

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