Working Together for a Healthy Watershed

Watershed-Based Permits Training Workshop (Full-Day)

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Introduction

Working Together for a Healthy Watershed: Paul Hartman, Larry Walker Associates

Watershed Planning and Collaboration

Watershed Management: Going Beyond the “Iterative Process” in Orange County: Richard Boon, Riverside County Flood Control And Water Conservation District

Watershed-Based Implementation

Watershed Implementation - Experiences in Los Angeles County: Paul Alva, Los Angeles County

 

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Watershed-Based MS4 Permitting

Watershed-Based MS4 Permits - Experiences in the Los Angeles Region and a Look Ahead: Renee Purdy, Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board

Panel Discussion: Watershed-Based MS4 Permits - Perspectives from the Regulated Community and the Regulators

Richard Boon, Riverside County Flood Control And Water Conservation District

Paul Alva, Los Angeles County       

Renee Purdy, Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board           

Erica Ryan, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Novel Approaches to Watershed Implementation

Exploring Innovative Approaches to Implement and Fund Watershed Programs: Drew Kleis, City of San Diego

New Partners - Breaking Down the Silos

- Water Agency Perspective

How to get Water Agencies to Pay for Stormwater Projects: A Water Agency Perspective: Henry Graumlich, Calleguas Municipal Water District

- Flood Control Agency Perspective

What's Flood Got to Do with It?: Rick Thomasser, Napa County Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program and Jason Uhley, Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District

 

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

New Partners – Breaking Down the Silos (continued)

- Groundwater Agency Perspective 

Stormwater as Resource: Barriers, Hope, and Beyond: Kerri Schmitz, Sacramento County Water Agency

- Wastewater Agency Perspective 

Wastewater and Stormwater - United Fronts: Lisa Haney, Orange County Sanitation District

Panel Discussion: Breaking Down the Silos in Watershed Management                                 

Drew Kleis, City of San Diego         

Henry Graumlich, Calleguas Municipal Water District                              

Jamison Crosby and Rick Thomasser, Napa Countywide Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program

Kerry Schmitz, Sacramento County Water Agency                                  

Lisa Haney, Orange County Sanitation District

Jason Uhley, Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District