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Application for the 2017 Indiana Watershed Leadership Academy

  • November 04, 2016
  • Purdue University

2017 application for the Indiana Watershed Leadership Academy is now available

We are pleased to announce that the online application for the 2017 Indiana Watershed Leadership Academy is now available.  Please distribute this information to anyone who may be interested.  We look forward to another great group of participants.

Learn to be a Leader in Watershed Management

Enroll now to improve your watershed management skills

If you’re interested in water quality and watersheds, consider applying for the 2017 Indiana Watershed Leadership Academy. The Academy, organized by Purdue University with support from the Indiana Department of Environmental Management and other Indiana conservation agencies and organizations, gives participants the chance to: 

Engage in basic and advanced level watershed topics covering leadership principles, watershed science, organization and communication, technology and GIS, stakeholder involvement techniques and policy skills

·         Meet, learn from, and build a network of peers

·         Interact with topic experts

·         Gain strategies, skills, and resources for successful watershed management

·         Earn a Professional Certificate in Watershed Management

Enrollment deadline: November 4, 2016

Web site: for the online application and information about the Academy, visit https://engineering.purdue.edu/watersheds/academy.html

Academy Fee: $700, due on December 16, 2016 (includes lodging and food for overnight and one-day workshops, plus all course materials). 

Format: Training includes three face-to-face group sessions and distance learning, online (approximately 3-4 hrs/week). The Academy runs from January to May, 2016.  Specific workshop dates are January 18-19, April 5-6, and May 24, 2017.

Recognition: Participants who complete all requirements earn a Purdue University Professional Certificate in Watershed Management.  Purdue Continuing Education Units are also available for an additional $15 fee.

For more information and to fill out the application, please contact Sara Peel, iwlasub@ecn.purdue.edu, or see the Academy Web Page http://engineering.purdue.edu/watersheds 

Sara Peel, CLM
IWLA Coordinator
Indiana Watershed Leadership Academy
Email: iwlasub@ecn.purdue.edu

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