October 10, 2019
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The 2019 RMP Annual Meeting was held on October 10 at the David Brower Center in Berkeley, CA. The theme of the meeting was “Pollutant Pathways to the Bay.” The meeting featured sessions on the four main pathways: municipal wastewater, industrial wastewater, stormwater, and dredging and disposal of dredged sediment.
Please see below for the day's agenda, presentation slides, and video recordings of each session.
Welcome and Introduction: Tom Mumley, San Francisco Bay Water Board
Session 1: Municipal Wastewater
Discharger Perspective - Eileen White, East Bay Municipal Utility District
Regulator Perspective - Bill Johnson, San Francisco Bay Water Board
Science Update - Angela Perantoni, University of California, Berkeley
Discussion - Moderated by Jackie Zipkin, East Bay Dischargers Authority
Session 2: Stormwater
Discharger Perspective - Reid Bogert, San Mateo County
Regulator Perspective - Tom Mumley, San Francisco Bay Water Board
Science Update - Alicia Gilbreath, San Francisco Estuary Institute
Discussion - Moderated by Kirsten Struve, Santa Clara Valley Water District
Session 3: Industrial Wastewater, Dredging, and Dredged Material
Industrial Wastewater: Regulator Perspective - Robert Schlipf, San Francisco Bay Water Board
Industrial Wastewater: Discharger Perspective - Bridgette DeShields, Integral Consulting, Inc.
Dredging: Regulator Perspective - Xavier Fernandez, San Francisco Bay Water Board
Dredging: Discharger Perspective - John Coleman, Bay Planning Coalition
Discussion - Moderated by Maureen Dunn, Chevron and Josh Gravenmier, Arcadis
Session 4: RMP Highlights and Integration with Other Programs
San Francisco Bay Shoreline Adaptation Atlas - Julie Beagle, San Francisco Estuary Institute
RMP Highlights and Integration with Other Programs - Melissa Foley, San Francisco Estuary Institute
Discussion - Moderated by Tom Mumley, San Francisco Bay Water Board
Programs and Focus Areas:
Bay Regional Monitoring Program
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The Annual Meeting of the Regional Monitoring Program for Water Quality in San Francisco Bay (RMP) will be held on Friday, October 6th, 2017 at the David Brower Center in Berkeley, CA from 9 AM to 4:10 PM. This year, we will be celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the RMP with a look back at how the RMP has evolved and a look forward at how the program is and will continue to adapt to new priorities in the years to come. The meeting will feature a 25th anniversary session, as well as presentations and discussion on the Bay margins, nutrients, and contaminants of emerging concern.