May’s Forum

Did you miss Brian Burkholder’s presentation on the IVRM program? You have another chance to attend on Thursday, May 23 at the First Presbyterian Church in LeClaire (200 S 12th St., LeClaire, IA) from 5:00-6:00pm. RSVP to Cassie at info@partnersofscottcountywatersheds.org.

May 2019 Forum

May’s forum will feature Brian Burkholder, Roadside Vegetation Specialist with Scott County Secondary Roads Department. Brian oversees the county’s Integrated Roadside Vegetation Management (IRVM) program and previously worked for the City of Davenport Natural Resources/Clean Water Department. Some of his job duties include brush control, vegetating bare ground, erosion control, spray program, education and outreach,

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April 2019 Forum

The April 2019 forum speaker will be Omar de Kok-Mercado. Omar’s background and expertise is in soil microbiology and agronomy. He has previously worked for the NRCS and Forest Service and is now the Project Coordinator for the STRIPS (Science-Based Trials of Rowcrops Integrated with Prairie Strips) project at Iowa State University. He farms outside

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March 2019 Forum

56 people attended Marc Miller’s forum on the West Lake Restoration Project! Our next forum will be Tuesday, April 16. Stay tuned! West Lake Restoration Project

March 2019 Forum

The March Forum will feature Marc Miller Marc Miller, Deputy Director for Scott County Conservation Board, will discuss the lake renovation of the four lakes in the West Lake Complex.  This is a multi-year project involving the construction or renovation of nine ponds in the watershed along with a significant amount of in-lake work at

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This is Ray Wolf

2019 February Forum

The February 12th Forum will feature Ray Wolf RSVP Required for lunch! $5 Donation requested. An RSVP for the meeting is optional, but appreciated. RSVP to Cassie at cdruhl@eicc.edu Ray Wolf is the Science and Operations Officer for NOAA National Weather Service (NWS) in Davenport, Iowa. He is responsible for managing operations, staff training, and

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Kate Giannini

September 2018 Forum

The September 18th Forum will feature Kate Giannini RSVP Required for lunch!  $5 Donation requested. An RSVP for the meeting is optional, but appreciated. RSVP to akay@ci.davenport.ia.us The Iowa Watershed Approach: We’re all in! This presentation will focus on the IWA Flood Mitigation Program and its efforts to make communities more resilient to floods. Key

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This is Jason Steele

August 2018 Forum

The August 21st Forum will feature Jason Steele Jason Steele is the Area Resource Soil Scientist for 20 counties in Southeast Iowa.  He is versed in soils related information and a local expert on Soil health and Cover crops. He has work in the realm of soils for over 17 years and has a variety

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July 2018 Forum

The July 17th Forum will feature Steve Gustafson The topic of the presentation will focus on a review of the 15 years of Scott County Snapshot water quality data and discussion of the revised Snapshot plan. Steve Gustafson, PG is an environmental geologist with 20 years of experience in the private and public sectors. He

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