Designing, Improving & Maintaining Rural Roads

Workshop agenda

December 13, 2013 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Jamestown Community Hall, 18250 Main Street Jamestown, CA

8:00-8:30        Registration and Introductions

8:30-9:15        Fundamentals of Rural Roads Richard Harris, Ph.D., Northern California Society of American Foresters

9:15-10:00      Environmental Constraints on Road Design and Use Michael Fuller, California Geological Survey

10:00-10:15    Break

10:15-11:00    Stream Crossing Alternatives Pete Cafferata, CALFIRE

11:00-11:45    Improving and Maintaining Roads to Reduce Impacts on Erosion and Water Quality Richard Harris

11:45-12:10    Sources of Technical and Financial Assistance—USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service

1:00-3:30 Field Trip to View Management Approaches at Moccasin (weather permitting)

 3:30                 Adjourn