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2016 Conference Agenda

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Concurrent Session A1: Stream and Wetland Functions and Assessment

NYNHP 3-Tiered approach to quantifying wetland condition in New York State
A Three-Tiered Approach to Quantifying Wetland Condition in New York State
Speaker: Ms. Laura Shappell, NY Natural Heritage

Concurrent Session B2: Changing Landscapes – A Different Perspective
The Wetland Trust’s Susquehanna Basin Headwaters and Adjacent Basins In-Lieu Fee Program: Two and a half years in.
Speaker: Mr. Patrick Raney, Upper Susquehanna Coalition

Concurrent Session C2: State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA)
SEQRA Permitting
The SEQRA Statute & Regulations Speaker: Ms. Terresa Bakner, Whiteman Osterman & Hanna, LLP
SEQRA Planning
Town-Wide Resource Planning and Protection – How To Use the Generic EIS – Case Study Examples
Speaker: Mr. John Behan, Behan Planning and Design
Lunchtime Presentation
NYSDEC Invasive Species Regulations
A Review of NYSDEC's Recently Passed Invasive Species Regulations
Speaker: Mr. Joseph McMullen – Environmental Consultant
Day 2: Going Batty
2016 Indiana Bat and NLEB updates
2016 USFWS Indiana Bat and Northern Long-Eared Bat Updates Speaker: Ms. Robyn Niver, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
ACOE Regulatory Process to Address Effects to Federally Listed Bats in New York State
Addressing Impacts to Northern Long-Eared Bat Within the ACOE Regulatory Program in New York State
Speaker: Mr. John Connell, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
FHWA Process for Section 7 ESA Consultation: a Streamlined Tool
A Streamlined Process Tool: Endangered Species Act Consultation Process for FHWA-Funded Projects
Speaker: Ms. Melissa Toni, Federal Highway Administration
Day 2: Legislative and Regulatory Updates
Federal and State Coastal Consistency Review
Federal and State Coastal Consistency Review
Speaker: Mr. Matthew Maraglio, NYS Department of State
Wildlife and Energy - USFWS
Wildlife and Energy Speaker: Mr. Tim Sullivan, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
NYSDEC Bureaucratic Feats in 2015
NYSDEC Bureaucratic Feats in 2015
Speaker: Mr. Roy “JR” Jacobson, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
USACE - Regulatory Updates
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Regulatory Updates
Speaker: Mr. Stephan Ryba, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers



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