Texas Watershed Planning About Developing WPPs Sustainability Training Projects Listserv Resources November 4-8, 2013, Texas Watershed Planning Short Course AgendaRegistration form The Texas Watershed Planning Short Course provides the needed training and promotes sustainable proactive approaches to managing water quality throughout the state. This weeklong course provides participants with guidance on stakeholder coordination, education, and outreach; meeting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) nine key elements of a watershed protection plan; data collection and analysis; and the tools available for plan development. This information is presented through lectures and case studies. Individuals interested in or responsible for watershed protection and restoration including employees and volunteers with federal, state, county, and local agencies; soil and water conservation districts; universities; consulting firms; non-governmental organizations; and watershed groups will benefit from this course. This course will be especially beneficial to those pursuing or receiving Clean Water Act Section 319(h) Grant funds. Registration Early registration: $350 (ends Sept. 30, 2013)Late registration: $375 (ends Oct. 25, 2013)Please note: Registration fee does not include lodging and meals Venue Mayan Dude Ranch, Bandera, Texas(830) 796-3312 Map and Directions Participants are responsible for making their own reservations. A block of rooms has been reserved at a special rate of $121/night (per person). This rate includes all meals and lodging. Reservations must be made by October. 7, 2013 - please identify yourself as attending the Texas Watershed Planning Short Course.