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2017

2017 Science Work Group Meeting Schedule

MEETING MONTH

TOPIC

AGENDA  

  TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS

JANUARY

CANCELLED

 

  
FEBRUARY

COLD WATER REFUGES IN THE LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER

 

FEB 28  LCEP COLD WATER REFUGES PLAN
LCEP 2016 COLD WATER REFUGE MONITORING RESULTS SUMMARY
US EPA COLD WATER REFUGES PLAN
NorWeST STREAM TEMPERATURE MONITORING DATABASE INTRO
MARCH

2016 ACTION EFFECTIVENESS MONITORING RESULTS

 

MAR 28AEMR STATUS UPDATE
YOUNGS BAY MONITORING RESULTS
APRIL

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE

 

  
MAY

NO MEETING

 

  
JUNE

RESTORATION SITE ASSESSMENT - HABITAT PERFORMANCE INDEX

 

JUN 20HABITAT PERFORMANCE INDEX REVIEW
JULY

SWG PADDLE: EAST FORK LEWIS R.

 

  
AUGUST

NO MEETING

 

  
SEPTEMBER

JUVENILE SALMON FOOD WEB IN LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER

 

SEP 26

NOAA FISHERIES: FEEDING ECOLOGY OF LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER JUVENILE CHINOOK SALMON

NOAA FISHERIES: JUVENILE SALMON USE OF LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER MAINSTEM HABITATS

UNIV. OF WASHINGTON: JUVENILE CHINOOK SALMON DIET AND MARCOINVERTEBRATE PREY AVAILABILITY IN OFF CHANNEL HABITATS OF THE LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER

OHSU: OFF CHANNEL MARSH HABITATS BASE OF FOOD WEB AND JUVENILE CHINOOK ISOTOPE RESULTS

OHSU: INSTREAM CONDITIONS FOR MAINSTEM AND OFF CHANNEL HABITATS

OCTOBERECOSYSTEM MONITORING PROGRAMOCT 24 
OCT/NOVPROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEETBD 
DECEMBERTOPIC TBDDEC 19 

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2016

2016 Science Work Group Meeting Schedule

 

MEETING MONTH

TOPIC

AGENDA 

  TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS

JANUARY

NO MEETING

 

 

FEBRUARY

NO MEETING

 

 

FEBRUARY

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE,  HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAM

FEB 8

JAN 20 SITE VISIT SCHEDULE

BLANK SCORESHEET
CONTACT LCEP FOR PROJECT PROPOSALS AND FINAL SCORING RESULTS

MARCH

ACTION EFFECTIVENESS MONITORING AND RESEARCH (AEMR) PROGRAM: 2014 - 2015 UPDATES

MAR 22

 

APRIL

HABITAT TARGETS FOR THE LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER AND ESTUARY - FINAL ESTIMATES

APR 26

IMPLEMENTING COVERAGE TARGETS

CORPS OF ENGINEERS PROCUEDURE FOR EVALUATING SEA LEVEL RISE
CORPS OF ENGINEERS LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER SEA LEVEL RISE PREDICTIONS
CORPS OF ENGINEERS SEA LEVEL CURVE ESTIMATOR TOOL EXAMPLE

APRIL

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE,  HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAM

TBD

 

MAY

NO MEETING.  COLUMBIA RIVER ESTUARY CONFERENCE, ASTORIA OR

 

 

JUNE

NO MEETING

 

 

JULY

CANOE PADDLE ON THE COLUMBIA

JUL 26

 

AUGUST

NO MEETING

 

 

SEPTEMBER

ECOLOGICAL FUNCTIONS MODELING

SEP 27

ECOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT OF SHILLAPOO RESTORATION PROJECT, WDFW

ECOLOGICAL FUNCTIONS MODELING DEMONSTRATION

OCTOBER

ECOSYSTEM MONITORING PROGRAM (EMP) - STATUS UPDATES FOR 2016 MONITORING

OCT 25

INTRODUCTION TO THE EMP

2016 RESULTS: HABITAT STRUCTURE
2016 RESULTS: MAINSTEM AND ABIOTIC CONDITIONS
2016 RESULTS: FOOD WEB
2016 RESULTS: FISH PREY
2016 RESULTS: FISH COMMUNITY

NOVEMBER

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE,  HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAM

NOV 14

 

DECEMBER

REMOTE SENSING

DEC 20

STRUCTURE FROM MOTION USE IN CULVERT MONITORING

 
 

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2015

 

MEETING MONTH

TOPIC

AGENDA 

TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS

JANUARY

CANCELLED

  
FEBRUARYPROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE,  HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAMFEB 13

SITE VISIT SCHEDULE

CONTACT LCEP FOR PROJECT PROPOSALS AND FINAL SCORING RESULTS

FEBRUARY

ACTION EFFECTIVENESS MONITORING AND RESEARCH (AEMR) PROGRAM: 2013 - 2014 UPDATES

FEB 24

AEMR 2013-2014 RESULTS

MARCH

HABITAT TARGETS FOR THE LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER AND ESTUARY - UPDATES

 

MAR 24HABITAT TARGETS OVERVIEW
HABITAT TARGETS MAPS
APRIL

RECENT OCEAN CONDITIONS AND THE WARM WATER ANOMALY IN THE NORTHERN PACIFIC

 

APR 28

WARM WATER ANOMALY

OCEAN CONDITIONS AND INDICATORS FOR SALMON

APRIL

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE, HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAM

 

CONTACT LCEP FOR PROJECT PROPOSALS AND FINAL SCORING RESULTS

MAY

REED CANARYGRASS STUDY RESULTS

 

MAY 26

REED CANARY GRASS STUDY OVERVIEW

RESULTS COMING SOON

JUNE

CANCELLED

 

 

JULY

CANOE PADDLE ON THE COLUMBIA

JUL 28

 

AUGUST

CANCELLED

 

 

SEPTEMBER

 BENEFITS TO JUVENILE SALMON OF LARGE WOOD MATERIAL (LWM) PLACEMENTS IN TIDAL HABITATS

SEP 22

LWM - STATE OF THE SCIENCE

LWM IN THE COLUMBIA ESTUARY

LWM IN TIDAL MARSHES

LWM AT SOUTH SLOUGH ESTUARINE RESEARCH RESERVE

OCTOBER

ECOSYSTEM MONITORING PROGRAM (EMP) - STATUS UPDATES FOR 2015 MONITORING

OCT 27

EMP OVERVIEW

EMP 2015 RESULTS: HABITAT STRUCTURE

EMP 2015 RESULTS: MAINSTEM & ABIOTIC CONDITIONS

EMP 2015 RESULTS: FOOD WEB

EMP 2015 RESULTS: FISH PREY

EMP 2015 RESULTS: FISH COMMUNITY

OCTOBER

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE, HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAM

 

 

NOVEMBER

 NO MEETING - COASTAL AND ESTUARINE RESEARCH FEDERATION CONFERENCE

NOV 8-12

 

DECEMBER

COLD WATER REFUGIA IN THE COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE: RESTORATION AND MONITORING RESULTS

DEC 15

COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE COLD WATER REFUGIA RESTORATION

COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE 2014-2015 TEMPERATURE MONITORING RESULTS

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2014  

2014 Science Work Group Meeting Schedule

MEETING MONTH

TOPIC

 AGENDA 

TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS

JANUARY

ECOSYSTEM MONITORING PROGRAM (EMP) - REVIEW OF DRAFT 2005-2013 SYTNTHESIS REPORT

JAN 28

EMP OVERVIEW

HABITAT STRUCTURE

FISH AND FISH PREY VARIABILITY

FOOD WEB

WATER QUALITY

MULTIVARIATE STATISTICAL ANALYSIS

JANUARY

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE, HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAM

JAN 29

SITE VISIT SCHEDULE

CONTACT LCEP FOR PROJECT PROPOSALS AND FINAL SCORING RESULTS

FEBRUARY

ACTION EFFECTIVENESS MONITORING WORKSHOP

 

 

MARCH

CANCELLED

 

 

APRIL

HABITAT TARGETS FOR THE LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER AND ESTUARY - UPDATES

APR 22HABITAT TARGETS OVERVIEW

HABITAT TARGETS

APRIL

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE, HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAM

APR 29

CONTACT LCEP FOR PROJECT PROPOSALS AND FINAL SCORING RESULTS

JUNE

CANCELLED

 

 

JULY

PADDLING TRIP - COME JOIN US FOR A CANOE PADDLE ON THE LOWER COLUMBIA. WE WILL BE TRAVELING FROM DALTON POINT DOWNSTREAM TO ROOSTER ROCK STATE PARK, IN THE COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE.

 JUL 22

 

AUGUST

CANCELLED

 

 

SEPTEMBER

    UNMANNED AIRBORNE VEHICLES (UAV'S)

SEP 23

INTRO TO UAV's

UAV RESOURCE GUIDE

OCTOBER

ECOSYSTEM MONITORING PROGRAM (EMP) - 2015 UPDATES AND INTEGRATION WITH ACTION EFFECTIVENESS MONITORING PROGRAM

OCT 28

EMP SUMMARY

EMP 2014 RESULTS: HABITAT STRUCTURE

EMP 2014 RESULTS: FISH AND FISH PREY VARIABILITY

EMP 2014 RESULTS: WATER QUALITY

EMP 2014 RESULTS: FOOD WEB I

EMP 2014 RESULTS: FOOD WEB II

EMP - ACTION EFFECTIVENESS INTEGRATION

NOVEMBER

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE, HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAM

NOV 5

SITE VISIT SCHEDULE (OCT 23)

CONTACT LCEP FOR PROJECT PROPOSALS AND FINAL SCORING RESULTS

NOVEMBER

MODELING TOOLS AVAILABLE TO SCREEN, DESIGN, AND EVALUATE RESTORATION ACTIONS

NOV 18

Area Time Inundation Model

 

DECEMBER

CANCELLED

  

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2013  

2013 Science Work Group Meeting Schedule (Updated April 2013)

MEETING MONTH

TOPIC

AGENDA 

TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS

 

JANUARY

 

ACTION EFFECTIVENESS MONITORING & RESEARCH (AEMR) STRATEGY: OVERVIEW AND LEVEL 3 MONITORING PROTOCOLS

JAN 22

COLUMBIA R. ESTUARY ECOSYSTEM RESTORATION PROGRAM - AEMR PROGRAMMATIC

 

AEMR MONITORING MATRIX (DRAFT)

 

HORSETAIL CREEK RESTORATION PROJECT AEMR SITE OBJECTIVES

 

 
FEBRUARY

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE, HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAM

TBD

ELOCHOMAN (WDFW)

 

GNAT CREEK NORTH (CREST)

 

KARLSON ISLAND (CREST)

 

LOUISIANA SWAMP (LCEP)

 

MARCH

LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER ECOSYSTEM RESTORATION PROGRAM: REVIEW OF DRAFT DOCUMENTS:

  • GUIDE TO THE LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER ECOSYSTEM RESTORATION PROGRAM
  • JUVENILE SALMON ECOLOGY OF THE TIDAL FRESHWATER WETLANDS IN THE LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER ESTUARY: SYNTHESIS OF THE ECOSYSTEM MONITORING PROGRAM (EMP), 2005-2010

 

MAR 26GUIDE TO THE LCRE RESTORATION PROGRAM - DRAFT REPORT
EMP 2005-2010 SYNTHESIS REPORT
APRIL
  • HYPOXIA, ACIDIFICATION AND CYANBACTERIA IN THE LOWER COLUMBIA
  • ONCOR DATABASE UPDATE
APR 23

OXYGEN DEPLETED WATER IN THE LCRE - ROEGNER, C.

 

CYANOBACTERIA IN THE LCRE -  PETERSON, T.

 

MAY

ESTUARY RESEARCH, MONITORING & EVALUATION (RM&E) COORDINATION WORKSHOP

 

TBD 
MAY

PROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE, HABITAT RESTORATION PROGRAM

 

MAY 28CONTACT LCEP FOR PROJECT PROPOSALS
JUNE

ECOSYSTEM MONITORING PROGRAM: ESTUARINE INDICATORS FOCUS

 

JUN 25LCRE ECOSYSTEM BASED MANAGEMENT
HABITAT MOSAIC TARGET METHODS
JULY

BIG CANOE PADDLE - Come join us for a canoe paddle on the lower Columbia. We will be traveling from Skamakowa, WA, 6 miles upriver to Elochoman Slough Marina in Cathlamet, WA.  Contact the Estuary Partnership for more details.

 

 JUL 23 
AUGUST
  • WASHINGTON STATE AQUATIC LANDS HABITAT CONSERVATION PLAN
  • ESTUARINE INDICATORS UPDATE: TARGETS FOR HABITAT RECOVERY

 

AUG 27

Links TO WA DNR AQUATIC LANDS RESOURCES:

HABITAT CONSERVATION PLAN

AQUATIC RESTORATION PROGRAM

AQUATIC RESERVES PROGRAM

SEPTEMBER

  CANCELLED

 

SEP 24 
OCTOBER

CANCELLED

 

OCT 22 
NOVEMBER

ESTUARINE INDICATORS UPDATES: TARGETS FOR HABITAT RECOVERY

 

NOV 19

REFERENCE: TEAR ET AL. 2005: HOW MUCH IS ENOUGH?

 

HABITAT TARGETS SUMMARY

 

HABITAT TARGETS ESTIMATES

DECEMBER

ACTION EFFECTIVENESS MONITORING

DEC 17 

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2012

MEETING MONTH

TOPIC

AGENDA 

TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS

JANUARY

Eocosystem Monitoring Program - Background and Program Refinement

Jan 24

Draft EMP Design Framework

 

EMP Synthesis Overview

 

Matrix of Estuarine Indicators

Proposed Process for Selecting Estuarine Indicators

FEBRUARYNo SWG Meeting  
FEBRUARYPROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE (PRC)Feb 29Contact LCEP for Proj. Proposals
MARCHEstaurine Indicators -  The Need for an Estuarine Ecosystem Indicator System in the Lower Columbia; Update to Index Process and Incorporation of Biological Condition Gradient (BCG); Overwiew of Biological Condition Gradient in Streams and Expansion into EstuariesMar 27EMP Redesign Overview
BCG Overview
Estuarine Biotope Mosaics and BCG
APRILUS Army Corps Of Engineers Anadromous Fish Evaluation Program (AFEP) - Overview of ProgressApr 24FY13 CEERP Overview
FY13 Research Summary
FY13 AER Summary
FY13 Synth & Eval Summary
MAYNo Meeting  
JUNEUS Army Corps Of Engineers Regional Monitoring Database and Synthesis Update, Columbia Estuary Ecosystem Restoration Program (CEERP) Update, Overview of Action Effectiveness Monitoring & Research (AEMR) PlanJun 26AEMR Overview
Synthesis Evaluation
JUNEPROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE (PRC)Jun 13Contact LCEP for Proj. Proposals
JULYPaddling Trip  
AUGUSTOverview of Revised Restoration Project Review CriteriaAug 28Current Criteria
Criteria Overview
 
SEPTEMBERUS Army Corps Of Engineers Regional Monitoring Database UpdateSep 25 
OCTOBERAction Effectiveness Monitoring, 2012 Ecosystem Monitoring ResultsOct 23Borde - Ecosystem Monitoring: Habitat Structure
Johnson - Habitat Quality, Toxics and Salmon in the LCRE
Peterson - Role of fluvial phytoplankton in LCR food webs
Temple - Water Quality Monitoring
CEERP 2013 AEMR Programmatic
Draft AEMR Prioritization Scoring Summary
NOVEMBERNo SWG Meeting  
NOVEMBERPROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE (PRC)Nov 8Contact LCEP for Proj. Proposals
DECEMBEREcosystem Monitoring Program and Need for Estuarine Indicator SystemDec 18LCRE Indicators Workshop Summary

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2011 

MEETING MONTH

TOPIC

AGENDA 

TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS

JANUARYAction Effectiveness Monitoring: Overview and Presentation of 2011 Results  
FEBRUARYRestoration Strategy Overview, Land Cover Update, Habitat Restoration Application and Review Process Updates  
MARCHNo SWG Meeting  
APRILRestoration Strategy Overview  
MAYNo SWG Meeting  
MAYPROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE (PRC)  
JUNERestoration Strategy: Habitat Change Analysis - Overview  
JULYPaddling trip  
AUGUSTEcosystem Monitoring Program: 2011 Results and Results of Interdiscipline Data Analyses  
AUGUSTAction Effectiveness and Reference Site Monitoring: Comparison of Results  
AUGUSTRestoration Strategy: Habitat change Analysis - Interpretation of Results  
SEPTEMBERRestoration Strategy: Habitat Suitability Index Model - Overview  
SEPTEMBERPROJECT REVIEW COMMITTEE (prc)  
OCTOBEREcosystem Monitoring Program: Goals and Objectives, Defining Population of Interest  
NOVEMBERRestoration Strategy: Habitat Suitability Index Model - Presentation of Results  
DECEMBERRestoration Strategy: Habitat Suitability Index Model - Interpretation of ResultsDec 13 

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