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Cyanobacteria Monitoring Collaborative mini-conference at the University of New Hampshire | January 16, 2020

Cyanobacteria Monitoring Collaborative mini-conference at the University of New Hampshire | January 16, 2020

The Cyanobacteria Monitoring Collaborative will hold a mini-conference/workshop at the University of New Hampshire in Durham, NH from 8:30am to 4:00pm on January 16th, 2020.

This event is brought to you by the Cyanobacteria Monitoring Collaborative, the UNH Department of Biological Sciences, UNH Cooperative Extension, and the US Environmental Protection Agency Region 1 Laboratory.

Save the Date Announcement

Topics

  • Introduction to Cyanobacteria blooms and toxins and their impacts to recreation and drinking water suppliers
  • Demos on new upgrades to bloomWatch, cyanoScope, and cyanoMonitoring data exploration/filtering tools
  • Bloom forecasting tool and microcystin toxin forecasting demos
  • Lightning talks on regional success stories, current research activities
  • Networking opportunities for toxin analysis (bloomWatch accompanying microcystin analysis and ID)
  • Break out training sessions on cyanobacteria identification & enumeration methods, composition/dominance, bloom and toxin prediction, monitoring, and other tools

Final Agenda

Registration

  • Participants can attend the conference (A) in person at UNH or (B) remotely via web conference technology (Zoom)
  • For in-person participants, a registration fee of $30 will cover attendance, breakfast, lunch, and parking
  • Visitor parking passes will be provided for all in-person non-UNH attendees
  • Registration for both (A) in-person and (B) remote attendance is now available by clicking the appropriate buttons below

(A) Register | attend the conference in-person

(B) Register | attend the conference remotely

Questions?

  • Content | contact Hilary Snook at the US Environmental Protection Agency – snook.hilary@epa.gov 
  • Logistics | contact Lisa Buchalski at the UNH Department of Biological Sciences  – lisa.buchalski@unh.edu or 603-862-3626