Take part in the Dam Removal Course prepared by lead experts in the field Laura Wildman and Lisa Hollingsworth-Segedy
About the course
This is a Dam Removal course led by top experts from the field and is targeted to river restoration practitioners at the beginning of their dam removal careers who are looking to remove a dam or two and are seeking advice and tools with which they could better solve the challenges they might face on the future projects. This two-day course will focus on social and technical aspects of dam removal, including dam removal planning, removal design, and construction techniques, and include an interactive public meeting exercise and interactive case examples where course participants will learn to identify potential projects and key issues.
The Dam Removal Course is a side event of the Free Flow Conference 2024.
The course will take place in Groningen, The Netherlands on April 13 and 14, 2024.
Day 1 (Saturday) – 12:30 – 17:00 – social aspects of dam removals (dinner 18:30).
Day 2 (Sunday) – 11:00 – 17:00 – technical part of dam removals.
The price per student is 360€ and includes the course, two coffee breaks and a social dinner.