Ocean Protection Council Meeting - October 25, 2018, in Santa Cruz
OPC Meeting Agenda Thursday, October 25, 2018 12:00 pm
Seymour Marine Discovery Center, La Feliz Room 100 McAllister Way, Santa Cruz, California 95060 (See notes below for location map and parking information)
John Laird, Secretary for Natural Resources, Council Chair Matt Rodriquez, Secretary for Environmental Protection Betty Yee, Chair of the State Lands Commission Ben Allen, State Senator Mark Stone, State Assemblymember Michael Brown, Public Member Jordan Diamond, Public Member
5c3. Tribal Intertidal Digital Ecological Surveys (TIDES) Project: Using large-area imaging to assess intertidal vulnerability to sea-level rise with coastal indigenous nations, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
5c4. Humboldt Coastal Resilience Project (HCRP): Analyzing beach-dune morphodynamics and vegetation controls on coastal resiliency to develop decision support tools and adaptation measures for sea-level rise and extreme events along the Eureka Littoral Cell, northern California, State Coastal Conservancy
6a3. Reconstructing the population dynamics of southern California Paralabrax species in the face of a changing ocean, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
6a4. Improving management under the Marine Life Management Act (MLMA) by accounting for effects of Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) on fisheries, University of California, Davis
6a5. Sea Feeds: Identification and culture of Californian marine macroalgae capable of reducing greenhouse gas production from ruminant livestock, San Jose State University
8a1. Linking Terrestrial Pollution to Estuarine Water Quality: Quantification of the role of groundwater in the transport, transformation, and removal of agricultural pollutants in Elkhorn Slough, University of California, Santa Cruz
8a2. Multiple Stressors and Toxic Pseudo-nitzschia Blooms in California Waters: Understanding the Complex Interactive Impacts of Nutrients, Temperature, and Carbonate Chemistry, University of Southern California
10. Arrangements for Next Meeting and Adjournment February 12, 1-4 pm, Natural Resources Building Auditorium, Sacramento.
Agenda items may be re-ordered at the discretion of the council chair.
Please fill out a Request to Speak card to provide public comment on non-agenda items or on a specific agenda item. Comment on agenda items will be taken following each item.
Comments may be sent by email to: COPCpublic@resources.ca.gov. Written public comment must be received by 5 pm on October 23, 2018 to be included in the materials provided to the council at the meeting. Materials received after that date will be distributed to the council at the beginning of the meeting. Oral and written comments will be accepted at the meeting.