Improving Infiltration with Low Impact Development Techniques
Friday, August 9, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CDT
Bio-retention cells (rain gardens)
Vegetated filter strips
Stormwater retention and reuse
Stormwater infiltration case studies
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1.5 HSW CE Hours
1.5 HSW PDHs
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These live, interactive webinars are designed to qualify for continuing education credit for professional engineers and architects in most states. Please see each webinar listing for the number of available continuing education credits. Course participants need to be aware of any licensing restrictions on online learning to fulfill their continuing education requirements.
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Kristofor KvarfordtCache County and Utah State University
Landscape Architect/Land Planner
Mr. Kvarfordt is a landscape architect and land planner with over fifteen years of experience working on a broad range of projects throughout Utah, Idaho, Nevada, and California. His experience includes large scale planning, trail and open space master planning, campus master planning and detailed site design and construction management for commercial and institutional projects.
He has had direct responsibility for management and construction observation for several rainwater harvesting, green infrastructure and low impact development projects throughout Cache County and on the Utah State University campus.
Mr. Kvarfordt works closely with civil engineers and other project specialists to create plans that are well integrated into all the various components of a project. His expertise is on developing site solutions that meet the needs of the user, while integrating innovative storm water collection, water sensitivity, treatment and re-use solutions.
Mr. Kvarfordt also serves as an adjunct instructor in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning at Utah State University. He is a licensed landscape architect in the State of Utah. Mr. Kvarfordt received his Bachelor of Landscape Architecture and Master of Landscape Architecture degrees from Utah State University.
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Course Title: Improving Infiltration With Low Impact Development Techniques
Delivery Method: Live
Course Description: This 1.5 hour live, interactive webinar presentation examines stormwater management techniques, including rain gardens, pervious pavement, vegetated filter strips, retention and reuse, wetlands and infiltration.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to use bio-retention cells (rain gardens) to improve onsite stormwater infiltration.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to improve stormwater infiltration using pervious pavements.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to consider options for stormwater reuse to reduce stormwater runoff.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to identify the benefits of wetlands for infiltrating stormwater and improving stormwater quality.
LUs: 1.5 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with site development and stormwater issues.
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 06/13/2022
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