ATM’s Esteban L. Biondi was one of the instructors of the pre-congress short course “Working with Nature in the Americas: Generating Ecosystem Services in the Waterborne Navigation Sector”, directed by Dr. Todd Bridges, Senior Research Scientist for Environmental Science of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). Mr. Biondi presented the WwN approach for recreational navigation infrastructure, which is well suited for small or private navigation projects, including examples in Latin America and the Caribbean.