Soils Half-Day Continuing Education

Class Description

This half-day soils training worth 3 direct hours of WDCP Continuing Education is for wetland delineators that have had prior soils training but need to refresh their soil identification skills.  This field-based training will focus on soil texturing, coloring, and profile descriptions.  We will then use this information to discuss and apply hydric soil field indicators.

The audience for this class is any wetland delineator with limited soil training or those who want a refresher on soil basics for purposes of wetland delineation.

Instructors: Dan Wheeler (U of MN), Dave Demmer (BWSR)

Class Dates

Date Location Early Registration
Last Day to Register/
Payment Due By
July 10 Arden Hills June 12 July 2
September 11 Brainerd August 13 September 3

*Course time is 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.


Cost: $75 ($85 if after Early Registration Deadline)

* Registration online is placed through, any questions with login/passwords should be directed to the number or email on the homepage of that site.

  • Registration is filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registrations may be accepted after the last open registration date pending class size.
  • Specifics regarding class location, agenda, etc. will all be sent via email upon receiving registration and payment.
  • Payments must be received prior to the course date in order for your space to be held. Confirmations and all other correspondences will be sent via email.
  • Please make check payable to the University of Minnesota. 
  • The registration fee includes refreshments, snacks, lunch and course materials. Dinner and hotel accommodations are on your own.

Mail registration form and payment to:
173 McNeal Hall
1985 Buford Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108

Cancellation Policy
A $30 processing fee will be assessed if you cancel up to three working days by 4:30 pm prior to any session. Any cancellation after these dates will forfeit the entire registration fee. Cancellation requests must be submitted via email, mail, or fax.

You may substitute another person's registration for your own. You must do this within five working days prior to the course.