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This is the official

2006 Training Schedule

for the

Rutgers Environmental Steward Program

All classes and other training events are shown for both locations.

 

Duke Farms

Hillsborough
Rutgers EcoComplex

Columbus
Tuesdays

9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Wednesdays

10:30 AM to 2 PM
         
January   Duke/Central   EcoComplex/Delaware

 

 

 

 

 

 

17

Intro., Rules, & Leadership

Dr. Mary Powers Nikola

Leadership & Org. Develop. Director
RCRE Extension Admin.

(This is the first meeting at this location.)

18

Intro., Rules, & Leadership

Dr. Mary Powers Nikola

Leadership & Org. Develop. Director
RCRE Extension Admin.

(This is the first meeting at this location.)

 

24

Geology of NJ

Dr. Don Monteverde

Principal Bedrock Geologist, NJGS

25

Geology of NJ

Dr. Pete Sugarman

Supervising Environmental Geologist, NJGS

 

31

Soil and the Environment

Dr. Stephanie Murphy

Director, Rutgers Soil Testing Laboratory

 

 

         
February   Duke/Central   EcoComplex/Delaware
         

 

 

 

1

Soil and the Environment

Dr. Stephanie Murphy

Director, Rutgers Soil Testing Laboratory

 

7

Climate Change

Dr. Dave Robinson

State Climatologist, Rutgers Dept. of Geography

8

Climate Change

Dr. Dave Robinson

State Climatologist, Rutgers Dept. of Geography

 

14

Lake and Pond Restoration

Dr. Chris Obropta, P.E.

Rutgers Enviro. Sciences
BioEnv. Engineering

15

"How Does Land Preservation Work in NJ?"

John Wagar and Mike Catania,
Conservation Resources, Inc.

 

21

"How Does Land Preservation Work in NJ?"

John Wagar and Mike Catania,
Conservation Resources, Inc.

22

Lake and Pond Restoration

Dr. Chris Obropta, P.E.

Rutgers Enviro. Sciences
BioEnv. Engineering

 

28

Effective Leadership Practices

Dr. Mary Powers Nikola

Leadership & Org. Develop. Director
RCRE Extension Admin.

 

 

         
March   Duke/Central   EcoComplex/Delaware
         

 

 

 

1

Effective Leadership Practices

Dr. Mary Powers Nikola

Leadership & Org. Develop. Director
RCRE Extension Admin.

 

7

Class Canceled

Lecture moved to April 18

8

"Downzoning and Land Preservation:
Case Histories"

Dr. Paul D. Gottlieb

Rutgers Ag., Food, & Resource Economics

 

14

"Downzoning and Land Preservation:
Case Histories"

Dr. Paul D. Gottlieb

Rutgers Ag., Food, & Resource Economics

15

Renewable Energy Resources: An Overview

Dr. Paula Marie Ward

Rutgers Dept. of Biochemistry and Microbiology

 

21

Health and the Indoor Environment

Dr. Joseph T. Ponessa

Rutgers Dept. of Human Ecology

22

Field Trip:

Invasive Species

Mary Belko, Program Director,
Rancocas Nature Center,
NJ Audubon Society

 

28

Environmental Enforcement

in New Jersey

Tom Bowen, NJDEP

29

Health and the Indoor Environment

Dr. Joseph T. Ponessa

Rutgers Dept. of Human Ecology

         
April   Duke/Central   EcoComplex/Delaware
         

 

4

Developing Effective Teams

Dr. Mary Powers Nikola

Leadership & Org. Develop. Director
RCRE Extension Admin.

5

Developing Effective Teams

Dr. Mary Powers Nikola

Leadership & Org. Develop. Director
RCRE Extension Admin.

 

11

Field Trip:

Land-Preservation

12

Field Trip:

Solid Waste

Waste-to-Energy

Recycling

 

18

Renewable Energy Resources: An Overview

Dr. Paula Marie Ward

Rutgers Dept. of Biochemistry and Microbiology

 

19

Snow Make-Up Day

 

25

Managing Conflict

Dr. Mary Powers Nikola

Leadership & Org. Develop. Director
RCRE Extension Admin.

26

Managing Conflict

Dr. Mary Powers Nikola

Leadership & Org. Develop. Director
RCRE Extension Admin.

         
May   Duke/Central   EcoComplex/Delaware
         

 

2

Invasive Species

Bruce Barbour,

RCRE Environmental Program Leader

3

Environmental Enforcement

in New Jersey

Tom Bowen, NJDEP

 

9

Wildlife and the NJ Landscape

NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife

10

Wildlife and the NJ Landscape

NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife

 

16

Field Trip:

Deer Management

&

Invasive Species

17

Pinelands Topics

Richard Bizub, Pinelands Alliance
Water Programs Director

Howard P. Boyd,
Pinelands Naturalist and Author

 

23

Stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs)

Dr. Chris Obropta, P.E.

Rutgers Enviro. Sciences
BioEnv. Engineering

24

Local Techniques & Ordinances
for Environmental Protection

The Assoc. of NJ Env. Cmmssns.

(ANJEC)

 

30

Local Techniques & Ordinances
for Environmental Protection

The Assoc. of NJ Env. Cmmssns.

(ANJEC)

31

Field Trip:

Camden County Municipal Utilities Authority

and the

Camden Incinerator

         
June   Duke/Central   EcoComplex/Delaware
         

 

6

Introduction to Water Quality Monitoring

Lisa G. Evrard, Program Associate

RCRE Water Resources Program

7

Introduction to Water Quality Monitoring

Lisa G. Evrard, Program Associate

RCRE Water Resources Program

 

13

 

- Graduation -

- Evaluation -

- Assignments -

 

14

- Graduation -

- Evaluation -

- Assignments -

 

 

 

 

 

Last Modified on: 2-24-06