2021 RMP Annual Meeting

The 28th RMP Annual Meeting will be hosted on Thursday, October 14th, 2021. Fully virtual for the second year, the meeting will include an excellent lineup with presentations from RMP staff and other invited experts.  We will hear about and discuss findings on Bay sediment supply, PFAS, tire particles and chemicals, and contaminants in Bay fish, among other topics. If you miss the meeting or any specific sessions, recordings of the meeting and presenter slides will be posted below. You can register for the event here.

 

 

 

 

Welcome & Session 1: Sediment Monitoring and Management

  • Welcome and Introduction; Tom Mumley, San Francisco Bay Water Board, RMP Steering Committee Chair
  • Sediment for Survival; Scott Dusterhoff, San Francisco Estuary Institute
  • Changes in the Sediment Bed on the Bay Floor; Bruce Jaffe, US Geological Survey
  • Sediment Flux Through the Golden Gate; Maureen Downing-Kunz, Environmental Science Associates;  Michael MacWilliams, Anchor QEA, LLC
  • Discussion - Moderated by Luisa Valiela, US Environmental Protection Agency

Session 2: Municipal Wastewater

  • Moored Sensor Network Results; Derek Roberts, San Francisco Estuary Institute
  • Long-term Trends in the Bay Water Quality; Melissa Foley, San Francisco Estuary Institute
  • PFAS in Bay Area Wastewater Effluent; Miguel Mendez, San Francisco Estuary Institute
  • Discussion - Moderated by TBD

Session 3: Urban Stormwater

  • Tire Particles and Tire Chemicals; Kelly Moran, San Francisco Estuary Institute
  • Other Microplastics: Fibers, Cigarettte Butts, and Single-Use Plastic Foodware; Diana Lin, San Francisco Estuary Institute
  • Advanced Analysis of Stormwater Monitoring Data; Lisa Sabin, EOA, Inc.; Lester McKee, San Francisco Estuary Institute
  • Discussion - Moderated by Chris Sommers, EOA, Inc.

Session 4: General Topics

  • Update on Contaminants in Bay Fish; Jay Davis, San Francisco Estuary Institute
  • Water Quality Monitoring Programs in the Bay Area - Interactive Presentation; Tom Mumley, San Francisco Water Board
  • Use of RMP Data for Management Decisions; Panel Discussion

 

Previous Meetings:

Oct-06-2020

Oct-10-19
Oct-11-18
Oct-11-17
Oct-07-16 
Sep-18-15 
Oct-14-14 

Oct-29-13 
Oct-09-12 
Oct-04-11 
Oct-05-10 
Oct-06-09
Oct-07-08 
Oct-02-07 

Sep-12-06 

May-10-05
May-04-04 
Jun-03-03 
Mar-22-02 
Mar-09-01

 

Dates: 
2021
Partners: 
Programs and Focus Areas: 
Bay Regional Monitoring Program
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