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Horry County Bioretention Workshop


June 03, 2013


Myrtle Beach, SC


This 2-day workshop (June 3 & 4) will utilize a local site and design plans to bring the course participant step-by-step through designing a bioretention basin. Functionality, benefits, design alternatives and maintenance will all be explored. Course designed for engineers, landscape architects, professional planners, stormwater professionals and stormwater educators.

The workshop will begin at 9:00 AM each day and consist of a combination of classroom presentations and field visits.
The topics covered include: Targeting Local Issues; Paradigms of Stormwater Treatment; Bioretention Overview; Rain Gardens vs. Bioretention; Bioretention Research; Local Bioretention Design; and Maintenance & FAQs.

The workshop cost is $90.00 and includes a light breakfast and lunch. Advance registration is required by May 24. Registration is available at Clemson’s PSA Shopping Mall: Professional credit hour (up to10 PDH units) will be available at the completion of this two-day course.

For more information, contact: Katie Giacalone 843-730-5067


Katie Giacalone, Natural Resources Coordinator - Carolina Clear

Phone: (843) 554-7226, ext 115

  • Workshop
  • Engineers
  • Landscape Architects
  • Planners
  • Public Works Officials
  • Stormwater Educators
  • Stormwater Managers
  • Land Use Planning
  • Low Impact Development
  • Non-point Source Pollution
  • Stormwater Management
  • Sustainable Development
  • Water Quality
  • Watershed Management
Focus Areas
  • Statewide: Coast
  • Spring 13 (Apr - Jun)
Leading Org.
  • Carolina Clear
Supporting Orgs.
  • Coastal Waccamaw Stormwater Education Consortium
  • Clemson University
  • Clemson Extension
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