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 Upcoming Field Classes  

 Wetland Vegetation Point Intercept Method
Leesburg, VA
October 20, 2016

USACOE Hydric Soils Refresher
Raleigh, NC
October 26-27, 2016

USACOE Hydric Soils Refresher
Pittsburgh, PA
November 15-16, 2016

Wetland Delineation & Regional Supplement Training
Pittsburgh, PA
December 12-15, 2016

 Next Webinar  

2017 USACOE Nationwide Permits
October 28, 2016 1 PM EDT


 Wetland Delineation, Assessment and Design Training (Plus a Lot More!)

Careers in wetland science are on the rise.  The Swamp School wants to help you learn all of the skills needed to conduct wetland delineations, design wetland restoration projects, keep up with the latest Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and US Army Corps of Engineers (USACOE) waters of the US and wetland regulations and much more.

You can learn the latest wetland delineation techniques in one of our online or live wetland delineation training workshops.  You can design a wetland in our state of the art eLearning online design workshop.  Keep up with all of the newest changes in waters of the US and wetlands regulations by participating in our interactive webinars.

 Do you need to find a wetland job?  Check out our jobs board.  Do you need to find qualified wetland delineators?  The post your job on our wetlands job board.

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Keep up with the latest wetlands news by subscribing to our free wetlands newsletter.  Each week we feature a wetland or waters of the US topic that is important to the science and regulation of wetlands and waters.


We also offer a wide variety of other environmental science programs including Phase I Environmental Assessment training, Ecological Risk Management training, Data Collection and Analysis, Wetland Botany, Wetland Hydrology and Hydric Soil Studies and Science.

Do you need to show off your wetland science credentials?  Consider enrolling in our Certified Wetland Delineator Program.  This is a four-part blended online and field training program.  The certification program is divided into four parts and includes wetlands botany, wetland hydrology, and hydric soils.  The final course is the certified wetland delineator program.  The class is a blend of online workshops, field studies and a final field exam.

Our Wetland Delineation and Regional Supplement Training Workshops have been pre-approved by the Society of Wetland Scientists Professional Certification Program (SWSPCP) as meeting standards for content and instruction and, upon successful completion, has been judged to be immediately eligible to receive credits and/or points toward SWSPCP Professional Certification or SWSPCP Professional.


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Featured Classes

  • Certified Hydric Soil Investigator | Sept/Oct 2016

    This certification program is designed to educate, test and demonstrate your knowledge of the US Army Corps of Engineers Hydric Soil Indicators. Each week we will be discuss the specific USACOE hydrology indicators for each region.

  • 2017 USACOE Nationwide Permits Update Webinar

    October 28, 2016 | 1 PM EDT| US Army Corps of Engineers 2012 Nationwide permits are set to expire. The 2017 permits have been out for public comment and are soon to be released. This workshop will cover all the new and proposed Nationwide permits. Some of the highlights we will discuss are the new Jurisdictional Determination requirements, the new dam removal and living shorelines permits as well as some the major modifications to the existing Nationwide’s. Get up to speed with this mini course on the new 2017 US Army Corps of Engineers Permits today.

  • Wetland Delineation Training

    USACOE Regional Supplement Wetland Delineation Training | Learn how to delineate a wetland in a choice of training venues. Take the class in a traditional classroom setting, at home or work online, in the field, or a combination of any of these.

  • USACOE Hydric Soil Indicators Field Workshop

    October 26-27, 2016 | Raleigh, NC Join us for a terrific two-day classroom and field workshop in North Carolina and catch up on all the latest USACOE hydric soil indicator updates. This is a great way to learn about these indicators and to stay current with the latest refinements.

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