Eco-Partner Session: Northern Virginia Soil and Water Conservation District & Fairfax County StormwaterJoin NVSWCD and Fairfax Stormwater Ecologists to learn about stream health and how ecologists determine stream scores using macroinvertebrates. See a live demonstration and practice your identification skills!
Eco-Partner Session: Audubon Naturalist SocietyBrood X is coming! In May 2021, millions of cicadas (Magicidada spp.) will dig out from the soil where they have been growing for the past 17 years and greet the resident humans in the DC metro area. In this presentation, you will learn about the natural history of these amazing insects and learn how to be a friend to cicadas.
Eco-Partner Session: Fairfax WastewaterHow Healthy are your Pipes? Combining engineering and technology by showing students how workers use a Closed Captioned Television (CCTV) robot through the sewer pipes to see the condition – or health – of the system. Keeping it working smoothly.
Eco-Partner Session: Leidos The session is a demonstration of the DoD Regionalized Sea Level Change & Extreme Water Level Scenarios tool. The tool provides a range of site-specific scenarios of future sea level change for three time horizons in the 21st century. Department of Defense (DoD) sites worldwide are potentially exposed to impacts from sea level change and extreme water levels. Given the uncertainties in future sea level change magnitude and timing, scenarios can assist in bounding and managing risks. This is not a Leidos tool but Leidos provided technical support to the DoD for the scenario guide and tools.
Eco-Partner Session: VAYCCAn overview of VAYCC and its past actions, current initiatives, and future objectives, along with a short Policy 101 video lesson on how a bill becomes a law in the Virginia General Assembly.