The MAPSS 2021 Winter Technical Event & Business Meeting

Soil and Water Quality - A Dynamic That Affects our Way of Life

  1. a) Soil management and the relationships to; Erosion, Sedimentation, Runoff.  Which affects pollutant loads in surface water, habitat, drinking water.

  2. b) What current and new studies/improvements/implementation projects are underway in the Midwest to improve water quality, protecting the productivity and value of soil for agricultural, industrial and recreational uses.

Professional Development Hours: 6.0

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Hybrid event.  You can either join this event In person at WSB Engineering in St. Louis Park, MN or via Zoom from the comfort of your own home/office.  Masks will be worn in the building.

Check-in opens at 7:30am and includes coffee, tea, and pastries. 

Agenda, abstract, and bios to follow.


TENTATIVE Topics and Speakers (subject to change)


Soil Erosion and the Effects on Water Quality of Fountain Lake

Shell Rock River Watershed District

Soil Management and Environment
Iowa State

Update from CFANs
Nic Jelinski

Soil Erosion and Water Quality Studies



Zumbro River TMDL Project



Soil Erosion and Effects on Groundwater in Minnesota

Minnesota Well Owners Association

Stream Habitat Restoration and the Effects on Soil Erosion and Trout Stream Habitat
MNTU Driftless Initiative


Soil Erosion and Water Quality and the Effect of Habitat in an Urban Environment

Three Rivers park District

MAPSS Business Meeting
A MAPSS business meeting will be held during the conference. All MAPSS members are expected to
attend this session.