Conference Presentations & Details

2013 State of Our Estuaries Conference Presentations

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Presentations in PDF format

Below are links to PDFs of the 2013 State of Our Estuaries Conference presentations. If you need a higher resolution PDF, please contact Jill Farrell.

Ben Grumbles, Keynote Address: Water’s Three Biggest Threats & Opportunities

Gregg Caporossi and Robin Mower: The Oyster River Initiative

Tracy Degnan: Goss Farm, Partnerships in Preservation and Restoration

Linda Schier and Jon Samuelson: Acton Wakefield Watersheds Alliance, Water Quality Protection‐It’s Everyone’s Job

Dave Sharples: Protecting Drinking Water with Land Protection and Smart Development Policy

Forrest Bell, FB Environmental Associates and Phyllis Ford: Using Science and Landowner Engagement to Restore Clean Water in Spruce Creek, Kittery, Maine

Ray Konisky: Community-Based Oyster Restoration in New Hampshire

Thomas P. Ballestero: Restoring an Urban Stream at the Neighborhood Scale: Berry’s Brook, Dover, NH

Jonathan Pennock: The Value of Investing in LongTerm Monitoring and Directed Research

The 2013 State of Our Estuaries Report

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PREP is part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Estuary Program, a joint program between local, state and federal agencies established under the Clean Water Act with the goal of protecting and enhancing nationally significant estuarine resources. PREP is supported in part by an EPA matching grant and is housed within the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering at the University of New Hampshire.