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January 2018

The Urban Beaver Study

January 31, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucky Lab on Hawthorne

Erin Poor, USGS

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February 2018

Gresham Pollution Prevention Partnership with PPRC

February 28, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucky Lab on Hawthorne

Keri Handaly, Gresham and Mitchell Frister, PPRC

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October 2018

2019 Sustainable Symposium Planning Kickoff

October 9, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Dragonwell Bistro, 735 Southwest 1st Avenue
Portland, OR 97204 United States
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Come to the first planning meeting for the 2019 ASCE-EWRG Stormwater Symposium! Be a part of making this coming year's event a success.The main roles/committees we typically have are: venue, bike tour, sponsorship, abstracts/speakers, registration, graphics.The kickoff meeting for the event will be held Tuesday, October 9th, 5:00 p.m. at the Dragonwell Bistro.  The first round is on EWRG!

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October Brownbag: Managing Difficult Industrial Pollutants

October 31, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lucky Lab on Hawthorne
Free

EWRG October Meeting DATE:     Wednesday, October 31st PLACE:  Hawthorne Lucky Lab Brew Pub, 915 SE Hawthorne Blvd TIME:      11:30 a.m. Networking, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. TOPIC:   Managing Difficult Industrial Pollutants SPEAKERS: Myles Gray, Geosyntec Consultants, Inc.Many industrial facilities are facing challenges with difficult pollutants that are not readily manageable with conventional BMPs (best management practices). Hear case studies on evaluating and treating difficult pollutants including dissolved metals, high solids and PAHs. Mr. Gray is a water resources EIT with experience in…

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November 2018

November Brownbag: Katie Holzer, City of Gresham on “Pavement that can Clean Water”

November 28, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucky Lab on Hawthorne

Pervious pavement allows rain water to soak through it rather than running off. This type of pavement is known to reduce polluted stormwater runoff going to urban streams by infiltrating water into the soil below.  But can it have benefits in areas where the soil drains too slowly for infiltration?  We studied water quality and road conditions from test sections of pervious pavement on a large arterial road in Gresham, Oregon that is on top of slowly draining soil.  We…

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December 2018

EWRG Holiday Party

December 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Free

EWRG Holiday Party - Wednesday December 5th, 6pm at McMenamins Kennedy School

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January 2019

Structure-Level Risk Assessment Using 2D Probabilistic Flood Modeling

January 30 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucky Lab on Hawthorne
Free

 EWRG January Meeting DATE:     Wednesday, January 30th PLACE:  Hawthorne Lucky Lab Brew Pub, 915 SE Hawthorne Blvd TIME:      11:30 a.m. Networking, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. TOPIC:   Structure-Level Risk Assessment Using 2D Probabilistic Flood Modeling SPEAKERS: Yacoub Raheem, AECOMOver the past few years, the National Academy of Sciences, the Technical Mapping Advisory Council, and flood insurance legislation have all recommended or mandated that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) modernize the process by which flood risk is calculated and communicated,…

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March 2019

March Presentation – A Big Dam Problem

March 27 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucky Lab on Hawthorne

A Big Dam Problem: The Global Boom in Hydroelectric DevelopmentThe era of big dam building ended in this country decades ago but elsewhere in the world, dams are being constructed at a staggering pace, mainly to produce hydropower. The impacts extend beyond conservation concerns to broader issues of environmental justice, global food security, climate change, and human rights. However, it is possible to develop hydropower in a sustainable manner. In this talk, I will address the drivers, impacts, and mitigation…

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April 2019

April Presentation – Lake Oswego’s D Avenue

April 24 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucky Lab on Hawthorne

Kate Forester (Herrera) and Sarah Fergusen (Murraysmith) present on an innovative solution to drainage retrofits in Lake Oswego's D'Avenue.  More to come!

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May 2019

May Presentation – City of Portland’s New SWMM Updates

May 29 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucky Lab on Hawthorne

Adrienne Aiona from Portland's BES will discuss the latest updates on 2019 updates to the Stormwater Management Manual.  More to come!

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