Conservation

Jamaica Bay Taskforce Meeting — May 11, 2017

The American Littoral Society and the Jamaica Bay Ecowatchers announce the Jamaica Bay Task Force Meeting will be held on: 

Thursday, May 11, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

Agenda:

  • 6:30 to 6:45 Sign in, Acknowledgement of Elected Officials,
    Agencies and Organizations Present
  • 6:45 to 7:10 Update on West Pond Breach Reconstruction
    By Patti Rafferty, Chief of Resource Stewardship- NPS
  • 7:10 to 7:35 Update on the Jamaica Bay CSO Long Term Control Plans
    By Keith Mahoney, NYCDEP Director of Water Quality Planning
  • 7:35 to 7:55 Enforcement actions in Jamaica Bay
    By Captain Ray Closs, NPS Police
  • 7:55 to 8:15 Marsh Denitrification Update
    By Chester Zarnoch, Professor of Environment- Baruck College
  • 8:15 to 8:30 SRI@JB-Update on New State of the Art Research Vessel
    By Adam Parris, Executive Director, Science and Resilience Institute at Jamaica Bay (SRI@JB)

This meeting is open to the public and will include a question and answer period.

Thank you, we hope to see you there,
Dan Mundy & Don Riepe