Sustainable Design Challenge
Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 9:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.
DuPage County and SCARCE are celebrating the 11th anniversary of the Sustainable Design Challenge, which promotes environmental and stormwater education in local high schools. Students from DuPage County high schools and middle schools will display their innovative and resilient building and landscape designs to the public on the third floor of DuPage County's Administration Building (421 N. County Farm Rd., Wheaton, IL).
Salt Creek Watershed Workshop
Thursday, April 13, 2017, 8:00 A.M. - 9:30 A.M.
DuPage County Stormwater Management and The Conservation Foundation are hosting a free breakfast workshop for organizations and individuals concerned with protecting the Salt Creek Watershed. Speakers will discuss the development of water quality-based watershed plans and Illinois EPA grant funded projects. It will be held at the Addison Villages Offices (One Friendship Plaza, Addison).
Wetland Delineation Course
Monday, July 24 - Thursday, July 27, 2017
This course will introduce students will be introduced to the basic concepts and methods of wetland delineation with both lectures and field exercises. Instructors will guide students through the delineation steps at several sites and offer opportunities for students to practice their skills in groups. Held in Lake County, the course costs $950, which includes all course materials and textbooks.