State Interagency Training Committee
Conservation Training E-Newsletter
Coordinating an efficient approach for building a statewide team of well-trained conservation professionals that deliver best management practices for soil and water conservation
Non-metallic mine reclamation: Permit determinations
Wednesday, August 4, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Online

This webinar will cover reclamation permitting:
  • Approval/denial
  • Modifications-process and requirements
  • Conditions
  • Automatic and expedited permitting
  • Permit duration
Register by Monday, August 2, using this link. If you do not receive a confirmation email upon submission, please let Penny at Penny@wisconsinlandwater.org know so she can register you.
Upcoming Trainings from Prior E-Newsletters:
Wisconsin retirement system webinars- Ongoing (Online) https://etf.wi.gov/events

The Dairy Signal- Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays (Noon-1:00, Online) 

County leadership weekly meeting and state budget briefing - Mondays (11:00 a.m., Online)
recurring link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85012487758 passcode 491831

Virtual herbicides & Longleaf 201 academy - 7/6-7/30 (Online)https://longleafalliance.org/event/virtual-herbicides-201-carolinas/

Mitigation of internal nutrient loads in drinking water sources - 7/7 (Noon-1:30, Online) https://corpslakes.erdc.dren.mil/employees/learning/exchange.cfm?option=CurrentSchedule


Managing impacts of the invasive Emerald Ash Borer on Wisconsin’s wooded wetlands - 7/9 (10:30, Online) https://www.wisconsinwetlands.org/wetland-coffee-break/

Tools for minimal-till market farming and diversified vegetables: Virtual field day - 7/9 (Noon-1:00, Online) https://www.oak-ky.org/farmer-field-days-2021

Designing wetland restoration seed mixes - 7/12 (1:00, Online) https://bwsr.state.mn.us/tech-talks

Digester optimization for co-digestion & biogas production - 7/13 (10:00, Online) https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_oS9FU_uGQPaalECGN5K1uA



Planting new ideas, growing conservation: Rotational grazing - 7/13 (Noon-1:00, Online) https://datcp.wi.gov/PAGES/PROGRAMS_SERVICES/PRODUCERLEDWEBINARS.ASPX

Women in Gov.: Breaking through barriers - 7/13 (1:00-1:50, Online) https://www.govloop.com/training/july-13-women-in-gov-breaking-through-barriers/

Practical resilience and systems thinking workshop - 7/13 or 7/14 (2:00-5:00, Online) https://www.caryinstitute.org/events/lake-management-workshop-practical-resilience-and-systems-thinking-0

Summer management - 7/13, 7/20 (5:00-6:30, Online) https://nesfp.org/farmer-training/crop-production-workshops

Cyanobacteria and our lakes - 7/14 (8:00-9:00, Online) https://www.cleanlakesalliance.org/event/clean-lakes-101-jul-21/

Building blocks for the emerging hybrid workforce - 7/14 (9:00-2:40, Online) https://www.govloop.com/training/july-14-building-blocks-for-the-emerging-hybrid-workforce/

USDA-NRCS public conservation virtual meeting - 7/14 (10:00-Noon, Online) https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/detail/wi/newsroom/releases/?cid=NRCSEPRD1790027


Preparing for and adapting to future floods with natural flood management - 7/14 (1:00-2:30, Online) https://charge.wisc.edu/LocalGovernment/workshop_register.aspx?workshop_id=98

Poultry agricultural sustainability - 7/15 (10:00, Online) https://uada.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_G_6Zs_IDQRqv1EoeWI_nQA


Septic systems 101 - 7/20 (1:00-2:30, Online) https://privatewellclass.org/septic-webinar

Do healthy soils grow healthier food? - 7/21 (11:00-Noon, Online) https://pasafarming.org/event/do-healthy-soils-grow-healthier-food/


Best management practices for pesticide applications - 7/21 (1:00, Online) https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_bjKL3o7-Qxet-uQszyjk-Q?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

Plant-insect interactions - 7/21, 7/28, 8/4 (3:00-5:00, Online); 8/6 or 8/7 (9:00-5:00, Field Station) https://uwm.edu/field-station/plant-insect-interactions/

Wildlife migration, monarch butterflies and you! - 7/21 (7:00-8:00 p.m., Online) https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wglbbo-free-webinar-series-help-birds-pollinators-and-your-community-tickets-137836184739

What can we do about pesticide drift? - 7/23 (11:00-Noon, Online) https://pasafarming.org/event/listening-session-what-can-we-do-about-pesticide-drift/
Upcoming Conferences
Festival of Nature
May 28 - August 27
Bailey's Harbor

2021 NACo Annual Conference
July 9-12
Prince George's County, MD

Ersi User Conference
July 12-15
Online

2021 Summer (Virtual) County Conservation Meeting
July 15-16
Online

Northwoods six-county lakes meeting
July 16
Online

Water Leaders Summit
July 20-22, 27-29
Online

2021 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days
July 20-22
Eau Claire

Sustainable Agronomy Conference
July 20, 27, August 3, 10, 17, 24
Online

76th SWCS International Annual Conference: One World, Connected through Conservation
July 26-28
Online

VERGE Net Zero
July 27-28
Online

Veterans Harvest: A Virtual Conference for Veterans in Agriculture
July 27 - August 24 (Tuesdays)
Online

Salt Symposium 2021
August 3-4
Online

NextGen Government Training Virtual Summit
August 4-5
Online

Salt Symposium 2021
August 3-4
Online

National Strip-Tillage Conference
August 5-6
Omaha, Nebraska

Soil Health Institute's 6th Annual Meeting - Soil Health: Enriching Soil, Enhancing Life
August 11-12
Online

WFU Summer Conference 2021
August 19
Chippewa Falls

WRWA 2021 Annual Conference
August 31 - September 3
La Crosse

NRWA WaterPro Conference
September 13-16
Milwaukee

Healthy Lakes Conference
September 17
Oconomowoc

2021 WCA Annual Conference
September 26-28
La Crosse

North American Invasive Species Management Association Annual Conference
September 27-30
Missoula, Montana (with online options)

National Transportation in Indian Country Conference
September 27-October 1
Online
SITCOM Training E-newsletters are distributed bi-weekly. 
If you have a training opportunity to share, please contact  Penny Pohle at Penny@wisconsinlandwater.org. For more information about SITCOM and its members, visit: http://wisconsinlandwater.org/training/state-interagency-training-committee These trainings are provided for your information and do not necessarily reflect the view of WI Land+Water unless provided by our association.