Sponsored by EPA Southeast New England Program grant awarded to RIDEM, subaward Coastal Institute

Thursday, October 19, 2017
8:00AM—3:30PM, with RIEMC to follow 3:30-4:30PM
Coastal Institute Auditorium, URI Narragansett Bay Campus
One-day workshop to discuss current monitoring efforts in Narragansett Bay, priortize gaps that need to be filled to achieve comprehensive monitoring, and identify opportunities for new data collection/synthesis.

* 1. Please provide the following information:

* 2. Do you conduct monitoring that you would like to describe in a (two-sided) one-pager?

We invite participants to submit a summary of their monitoring data centered around Narragansett Bay and its coasts. This information will be included in the information packet circulated prior to the event and will help inform discussion. We would like to you to specifically address:
  1. What monitoring do you currently conduct?
  2. How long have you been collecting this data?
  3. What data do you collect, how do you collect it (generally), and what sites do you monitor?
  4. How do you currently reports/share your monitoring data?
  5. How is this monitoring currently funded?
If you collect monitoring data outside of Narragansett Bay and its coasts and would like to share at the workshop, please select "yes" and we will work to include this information as well.

One-pager will be due to Nicole Rohr at nrohr@uri.edu no later than October 10, 2017.

* 3. What is your area of expertise? (e.g., water quality monitoring, public health, fisheries monitoring, etc.)

* 4. Are you able to attend the SNEP Monitoring Workshop on Thursday, October 19th?

* 5. Do you have a colleague who may be interested in attending?