University of Maryland Extension

Panel Presentation: Restoration of the Bay and Local Waters

When: 
Thursday, Sep. 26, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Where: 
UMD Extension Howard County
Address: 
3300 North Ridge Road
Suite 240
Ellicott City, MD 21043
United States
Event Type: 
Presenter: 
Chesapeake Bay Program
Description/Notes: 
Learn about the restoration of the Bay, and how you can take part, from experts from the Chesapeake Bay Program. The panel will include:
  • Dana Aunkst, Director, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Overview of the Bay Program
  • Lucienda Power, Acting Branch Chief for Science, Analysis and Implementation, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Overview of the Bay TMDL/WIPS, current progress, next steps
  • John Wolf, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Team Leader, U.S. Geological Survey: GIS and Chesapeake Bay Restoration: The Role of Geography in Adaptive Management
  • Lewis Linker, Modeling Coordinator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Increased Precipitation Volume and Intensity: What the Chesapeake Bay Program is  Doing to Protect the Public and the Environment from Future Climate Risk
  • Panelist to be announced: Pesticides and Pollinator Decline
Cost: 
Free
Contact: 
Georgia Eacker
Contact Email: 
geacker@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
410-313-1913
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