SCCWRP Seminars

Seminars hosted at SCCWRP cover a range of topics related to the stewardship of water and the environment, and are open to the public unless otherwise noted. Seminars typically begin at 11:00 a.m. on Fridays in SCCWRP's large conference room and last for one hour. 

Driving directions to SCCWRP may be found here

Many seminars are recorded and posted to this webpage.To view a video recording of a past seminar, click on the name of the presentation. 

FALL 2014

View Fall 2014 seminar flier (PDF)

Speaker(s) Title Date
Dr. Meenakshi Arora
University of Melbourne
Watershed resource management in Australia: Quantity and quality perspectives Friday, August 22, 2014

*Late addition*

Dr. Susan Kidwell

University of Chicago
Using benthic grunge to evaluate biotic change in marine systems: Dead shells do tell tales Tuesday, September 9, 2014
(Note: Will be presented at 2 p.m., not 11 a.m.)
Dr. Bradley Moore
Center for Oceans and Human Health, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Marine bacterial synthesis of polybrominated organic compounds relevant to environmental toxicology Friday, September 12, 2014
Dr. Toby Garfield
Environmental Research Division, Southwest Fisheries Science Center
Integrated ecosystem assessment Friday, October 3, 2014

*Note date change*

Dr. Ellen Hanak

Public Policy Institute of California
Paying for water in California Friday, November 14, 2014
Friday, November 21, 2014
Dr. Robert Miller
University of California, Santa Barbara
Demonstrating an effective marine biodiversity observation network in the Santa Barbara Channel Friday, December 12, 2014


Speaker(s) Title Date
Michael Drennan
Black and Veatch Corporation
Dr. Huub Cox
City of Los Angeles Watershed Protection Division
Watershed management planning under the new MS4 permit February 14, 2014
Dr. Dawn Wright
ESRI’s natural and ocean sciences agenda March 14, 2014
Dr. Dave Smith
WateReuse California
Status and future of water recycling in California April 11, 2014
Dr. Lisa Levin
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Hypoxia, hypercapnia, and other influences on oxygen minimum zone benthos May 2, 2014
Dr. Sophie Parker & Lily Verdone
The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy: Organizational overview & outline of engagements in the south coast June 13, 2014

This page was last updated on: 9/29/2014