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Please log into the webinar 15 – 30 minutes before start time.

Thursday, February 18, 2021
1:00 – 3:00 pm CST

Presented by

Paul W. Lander, PhD, MLarch, LEED A.P.

Historic relationship of water and cities
• Locations, flows, and impacts
Understanding individual systems
• Water • Sewage
• Storms and floods
• Waterways
• Water-sensitive cities
One water
• Watershed to water tap
• Coordinated management
• Accessible water services for all
• Equity


Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.

Webinars are presented via GoToWebinar, an easy-to-use application that can be run on most systems and tablets. Instructions and login information will be provided in an email sent close to the date of the webinar. It is highly recommended that you download, install and test the application before the webinar begins by clicking on the link in the email.

GoToWebinar App requirements:
Windows 7 – 10 or Mac OSX Mavericks (10.9) – macOS Catalina (10.15)

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The two most recent version of the following browsers:
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer v11 (or later) with Flash enabled

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Professional Engineers:
2.0 PDHs

2.0 CE Hours (No preapprovals)

2.0 CE Hours (no preapprovals)

2.0 HSW CE Hours

AIA:  (AIA credits only available for attending live Webinar.)
2.0 LU|HSW


Continuing Education Credit Information
Individual courses for engineers and architects are not subject to pre-approval. HalfMoon Education does not apply for landscape courses in FL, NC, and NJ or land surveyor courses in FL, KS, NJ, TN and TX, unless expressly stated.

HalfMoon Education Certifying Entities
American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (No. J885)
International Code Council (No. 1232)
Landscape Architect Continuing Education System
American Institute of Certified Planners (APA)
Boards of Engineering: Florida (No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059),
Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina (No. S-0130),
and North Dakota.

Course-by-Course Providers:
Association of State Floodplain Managers
American Planning Association/AICP

HalfMoon Education is deemed a New York-approved continuing education provider for engineers, architects, and landscape architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2), §69.6(i)(2), and §79-1.5(i)(2)).

Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event, respond to prompts, and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple attempts allowed).


Paul Lander

Paul W. Lander, PhD, MLarch, LEED A.P., has over 35 years of conservation experience, in land, energy, and water, including directing the City of Boulder’s award-winning water conservation program for 16 years. Since 2006, he has taught courses on urban water systems, green infrastructure, western water resources, and world water resources, at the college and professional level. He is an Associate Professor Adjunct in Geography, and Faculty of the professionally-oriented Masters of the Environment Program, both at the University of Colorado at Boulder. He is an accredited LEED professional, holds a Masters in Landscape Architecture from the University of Washington, and a PhD in Geography from the University of Colorado. He has been an active professional, through the American Water Resources Association, American Water Works Association, Universities Council on Water Resources, Alliance for Water Efficiency, USGBC, Lane Community College, OR, and was Chair of the Water Conservation PPN of the American Society of Landscape Architects. He has offered professional trainings and webinars through the University of Florida, University of Colorado, AWWA, ASLA, and Forester University.

AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES ( or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: An Introduction to Urban Water

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course examines how individual water and sewage systems work and the sources of urban water and how they work.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to describe the critical importance of water supply and sanitation systems to cities, from ancient times to the present.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to identify the challenges facing urban water systems, from managing stormwater to maintaining water supplies in water-challenged cities in arid regions.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to define the issues that cities face in providing clean drinking water at the tap.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to identify moral and social issues involved in water supply and sanitation, including access to water as a human right and equitable distribution of water to all residents.

LUs: 2.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with plumbing systems

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 12/28/2023

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.

Webinar Price: $100.00