Educating Environmental Professionals

Resource Institute sponsors and co-sponsors selected educational programs to provide and enhance the technical knowledge of engineers and scientists involved with conservation and restoration of natural stream systems. Among other seminars, RI co-sponsors training in alluvial geomorphology, watershed assessment, river morphology, and geographic information systems.

Training for Organizational Development

Resource Institute helps organizations become more effective in meeting their goals and serving their constituents. RI offers seminars in strategic planning, fundraising, board building, and leadership development. 

Resource Institute presents three stream restoration conferences:


Mid-Atlantic Stream Restoration Conference

November 18 - 20, 2019
Baltimore, Maryland


Rocky Mountain Stream Restoration Conference

June 18 - 20, 2019
The Stanley Hotel
Estes Park, CO


The First
National Stream Restoration Conference

August 3 - 5, 2020
Nashville, TN