Conservation Training

Measuring Success: What Indicators Quantify Water Quality & Habitat Improvements of Urban Watersheds

March 28, 2024

11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Webinar

This webinar ties together the themes of ecological restoration practices with the measurement of local water quality and habitat integrity in an urban watershed. Bennett Kottler, Project Director, of the Mill Creek Alliance (MCA) will discuss the history of MCA and present case studies of doing watershed restoration projects while connecting to local stakeholders along the Mill Creek Watershed in Cincinnati, Ohio. Kate Moran, an Environmental Analystwith Kimley-Horn, will tie these case studies together with presentations of both qualitative and quantitative data collection and analysis strategies used to gauge the positive impacts of these projects. These case studies and the data analysis tools discussed are applicable to practitioners working within any urban watershed.