The Transportation Research Board’s Standing Committee on Roadside Maintenance Operations (AKR20) will be presenting a webinar on December 1, 2020 to highlight some of the current realities with pollinator habitat on highway transportation rights of way.
Agenda (all times Eastern):
1:00 p.m. – 1:10 p.m. Introduction and Background (Jennifer Hopwood, Xerces Society; and Scott Lucas, Committee Chair, Ohio DOT)
1:10 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Monarch Nationwide Candidate Conservation Agreement on Energy and Transportation Lands – Effects on Highway Maintenance Practice (Kris Gade, Arizona DOT)
1:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. Pollinator Site Selection and Preparation Practices (Stephanie Dobbs, Illinois DOT)
1:50 p.m. – 2:10 p.m. Lessons Learned from Public-Private Partnerships and Roadside Enhancement (Jessica Oh, Minnesota DOT)
2:10 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Question and Answer Panel Discussion
This event is hosted by the Washington State DOT Research Office on the GoToWebinar Platform. Register.
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