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Training

Elkhorn Slough Water Quality Workshop

Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve (ESNERR) engaged the public at a half-day series of presentations about water quality of Elkhorn Slough.

Date

Tuesday, June 2, 2015
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Moss Landing Marine Laboratories
Room: Conference Room
Moss Landing
Lunch will not be provided

COST: FREE

REGISTRATION FOR THIS PROGRAM IS CLOSED


Instructor Information

Mr. Dave Feliz
Manager
Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve

Mr. John Haskins
Water Quality Scientist
Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve

Dr. Brent Hughes
David H. Smith Research Conservation Fellow
UCSC

Mr. Dale Huss
Vice President of Production
Ocean Mist/Sea Mist Farms

Dr. Ken Johnson
Senior Scientist
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Ms. Sarah Lopez
Technical Program Manager
Central Coast Water Quality Preservation, Inc.

Mr. Mark Silberstein
Executive Director
Elkhorn Slough Foundation

Dr. Kerstin Wasson
Research Coordinator
Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve

Contact

Grey Hayes
grey@elkhornslough.org
831-274-8700

Sponsors

Description

See also: Elkhorn Slough Water Quality, Polluted Runoff

Workshop Goal

 

Improve participants understanding of the water quality of Elkhorn Slough and opportunities and constraints to improving it.

 

Overview

 

Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve (ESNERR) engaged the public in a half-day series of presentations about water quality of Elkhorn Slough.  Scientific experts presented on water quality monitoring programs, long term trends, and impacts of water quality problems on the Slough.  Farmers, and technicians working with farmers, presented on opportunities and constraints for improving runoff from agriculture.  And, Slough managers spoke about their work to restore and improve water quality.  Attendees posed many interesting and insightful questions that the presenterrs answered at the meeting.  

 

Documents and Publications

Contact List
We encourage participants to download the contact list to assist with arranging a rideshare or to get in contact with someone you met at the workshop. Those interested in sharing a ride to the event are marked on the contact list.

DOCUMENT AUTHOR / SOURCE
WORKSHOP MATERIALS
Agenda: Elkhorn Slough Water Quality Workshop
PDF, 269KB
Grey Hayes
Elkhorn Slough Coastal Training Program
June 2015
Presentation: Elkhorn Slough Water Quality Monitoring
PDF, 1.2MB
John Haskins
Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
June 2015
Presentation: Elkhorn Slough Water Quality Monitoring and Trends – LOBO Data
PDF, 1.9MB
Dr. Ken Johnson
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
June 2015
Presentation: Historical Ecology of Wetlands in North Monterey County
PDF, 2.9MB
Andrea Woolfolk
Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
June 2015
Presentation: Nutrients and Biodiversity in the Elkhorn Slough
PDF, 2.5MB
Dr. Kerstin Wasson
Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
June 2015
Presentation: Opportunities and Constraints in Improving Ag Runoff – A Grower’s Perspective
PDF, 612KB
Dale Huss
Ocean Mist Farms
June 2015
Presentation: Ag Water Quality and the Elkhorn Slough
PDF, 1.2MB
Sarah Lopez
Central Coast Water Quality Preservation, Inc.
June 2015

Links

Central Coast Water Quality Preservation, Inc.
http://www.ccwqp.org/

Elkhorn Slough Water Quality Monitoring
http://www.elkhornslough.org/research/waterquality_main.htm

Elkhorn Slough Water Quality Report Card
http://www.elkhornslough.org/research/waterquality_reportcard.htm

Land/Ocean Biogeochemical Observatory (LOBO)
Land/Ocean Biogeochemical Observatory

Ocean Mist Farms
http://www.oceanmist.com/

Questions and Answers

Submit a question on this subject and we'll provide an answer. info@elkhornsloughctp.org