6 CEHs for Wetland and Soil Scientists, 1.5 CEUs for Surveyors
6 CEUs for Foresters
Also approved by NEIWPCC, on behalf of MassDEP, for 6 TCHs for MA Title 5 Soil Evaluator renewal or activation. Auth. # T516-0023
Soil Genesis is a foundation workshop for NH Soil Scientist certification courses. Topics covered include soil formation and the factors that impact the development of soil morphology, weathering, illuviation, podsolization, reduction/oxidation reactions (REDOX), erosion/deposition, and hydrologic environments. Soil orders and soil description methods will also be reviewed. Dress appropriately for field work in case there is an opportunity to observe examples of the processes discussed.
Granite State College
25 Hall Street
Concord, NH 03301
Thomas Peragallo is a Certified Soil Scientist and Wetland Scientist with 39 years’ experience, including 12 years with the NRCS, authoring the Soil Surveys of Middlesex, Norfolk and Suffolk counties Massachusetts, and 24 years as a private consultant. He has worked throughout New England and is currently employed with LEC Environmental Consultants, Inc., leading their New Hampshire office. Tom is a co-chair of the New England Hydric Soil Technical Committee and chairs the NH Board of Natural Scientists.