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Recent Presentations

2011 Tri-State Agricultural Drainage Forum

Brookings, SD
January 26, 2010

  • Agricultural Drainage: Fundamentals, Benefits, and Impacts (PDF 6.0 MB)
    Chris Hay, SDSU Extension Water Management Specialist

  • Agricultural Drainage Fact Sheet handout (PDF 6.4 MB)
    Chris Hay, SDSU Extension Water Management Specialist

  • Tile Drainage Water Quality Assessment in Saline Soils in North Dakota (PDF 5.7 MB)
    Roxanne Johnson, NDSU Extension Water Quality Associate

  • USDA Farm Bill Wetland Compliance and Procedures for Drainage Requests (PDF 1.1 MB)
    Karen Cameron-Howell, USDA NRCS Resource Conservationist

  • Drainage Authorities in Minnesota (PDF 1.1 MB)
    Dianne Radermacher, Upper Minnesota River Watershed District Administrator

  • Drainage in South Dakota (PDF 0.6 MB)
    Gordon Swanson, Minnehaha Deputy States Attorney

  • Regional Precipitation and ET Patterns: Impacts on Agricultural Water Management (PDF 3.2 MB)
    Chris Hay, SDSU Extension Water Management Specialist

  • Drainage Impacts on Hydrology (PDF 3.8 MB)
    Gary Sands, University of Minnesota Extension Engineer

  • Hydrology of Field Tile Systems (PDF 3.5 MB)
    Tom Scherer, NDSU Extension Agricultural Engineer

  • Conservation Drainage Strategies (PDF 18.7 MB)
    Gary Sands, University of Minnesota Extension Engineer

  • Conservation Drainage Priorities: Learning from Stakeholders (PDF 1.3 MB)
    Ann Lewandowski, University of Minnesota Water Resources Center
    Mark Dittrich, Minnesota Department of Agriculture
  • 2010 Minnesota-Iowa Drainage Research Forum

    Owatonna, MN
    November 23, 2010

    Presentation slides (PDF) via The Drainage Outlet

    2010 SD Agricultural Drainage Forum

    Huron, SD
    September 16, 2010

  • USDA Farm Bill Wetland Compliance and Procedures for Drainage Requests (streaming video)
    Karen Cameron-Howell, Resource Conservationist, USDA NRCS

  • South Dakota Drainage Laws and Implications for Agricultural Drainage (streaming video)
    Kimberly Dorsett, Brown County States Attorney

  • Agricultural Drainage: Fundamentals, Benefits, and Impacts (streaming video)
    Chris Hay, SDSU Extension Water Management Specialist