State of Hawaii Department of Transportation
2019 Protect Our Water Conference

Registration for the State of Hawaii, Department of Transportation’s (DOT) 2019 Protect Our Water Conference is limited to DOT employees, contractors/subcontractors and MS4 permittees who have been invited by DOT to attend the training event. If you have any questions, please contact Marleina Lyons-Wolfe by email at mlyons-wolfe@gotoetc.com or call (808) 839-7222, ext. 237.

The 2019 Protect Our Water Conference agenda is primarily focused on temporary best management practices for construction storm water. The agenda is broken out into four, 30-minute sessions. Please take a moment to review the various courses that will be offered in the agenda below. For registration, you may only choose one topic for each session. To begin registering for the Protect Our Water Conference, click on “Register for the Protect Our Water Conference” at the bottom of this page.

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Schedule

Time Program
7:00am–
8:00am
Registration/Check-In
Continental Breakfast
8:00am–
8:10am
Introduction
Marleina Lyons-Wolfe – EnviroServices & Training Center, LLC
8:10am–
8:15am
DOT Welcome
Jade Butay – Director of Transportation
8:15am–
9:00am
Keynote Speaker
John McCullah, CPESC, Geomorphologist
9:00am–
9:15am
Break
9:15am–
9:45am
SESSION 1
• Guarding the Future: Protecting Post Construction BMPs during Construction
• Dirt Cheap: The Cost of Erosion (Why Be Compliant?)
• Lesson Learned: Internal Audit of DOT’s Construction Program
• Have You Ever Seen the Rain: HIGHWAYS – Intro/Overview of Storm Water Requirements for Construction
9:45am–
10:00am
Break
10:00am–
10:30am
SESSION 2
• It’s Not Brain Surgery, It’s Harder: The Best of the BMPs
• Back on the Road: Emergency Highway Restoration After A Hurricane
• DOH HEER – Construction Activities & Contaminated Media
• Rain or Shine; It’s Claudia Time: Independent Inspections
10:30am–
10:45am
Break
10:45am–
11:15pm
SESSION 3
• Mission Impossible: Advanced Methods for Extreme Slopes
• Your BMP Inspector: BFF or Mortal Enemy
• Rain or Shine; It’s Claudia Time: Independent Inspections
• HARBORS: Construction & Post Construction Program Requirements
11:15am–
11:30am
Break
11:30am–
12:00pm
SESSION 4
• Nowhere to Run: Tips on Runoff and Sediment Control BMPs
• You Get What You Pay For: Inlets, Entrances, Perimeter Controls
• DOH CWB – New Appendix C: General Permit Review & Enforcement Case Studies

Date and Location

Wednesday, November 13, 2019
7:00am – 12:00pm (HST)

Ko‘olau Ballrooms
45-550 Kionaole Rd
Kaneohe, HI 96744




The State of Hawaii, Department of Transportation, Highways Division, Oahu District (DOT-HWYS) does not endorse or recommend any products or services. The views and opinions of vendors or speakers expressed at the 2019 Protect Our Water Conference do not necessarily state or reflect those of DOT-HWYS.