Deployment Planning Workshop - June 2012


The Intelligent River® NSF MRI Project Team hosted a 2-day Deployment Planning Workshop and Peer Review Session at the Clemson University Madren Conference Center June 12-13 (READ EVENT NEWS RELEASE). Over 40 participants representing nearly a dozen state and federal agencies and institutions attended and provided input and discussion on:


    • recommendations on how and where to set sensors, 

    • database development, 

    • regulatory requirements for data collection, 

    • the use of data and quality control and assurance,

    • evaluating the best strategy for deployment, and 

  • pilot use of data by agencies through the research period.

DOWNLOAD the compiled PowerPoint presentations from the breakout group discussions.
"Identify Important Issues Related to the Following: Research, Monitoring and Policy & Legal" (PDF, 1.4MB)


WORKSHOP PARTICIPANTS

U.S. EPA
Amy Newbold
Bonita Johnson
Catherine York
Craig Hesterlee
Derek Little 
Hilda Hatzell
John Johnston
Jon Becker
Katherine Snyder 
Leah Ettema
Marion Hopkins
Steve Blackburn 

GEORGIA EPD
Elizabeth Booth
Glen Behrend

USACE
Jason LaVecchia
Stan Simpson

SC DNR
Scott Harder
Ken Rentiers

SC DHEC
Charles Gorman
David Graves 

US FISH & WILDLIFE
Jason Ayers
Thomas Rainwater

USGS
Celeste Journey
John Shelton

Coastal Carolina University
Paul Gayes

Congressman Jeff Duncan’s Office
Janice McCord
Clemson University
Alexa Woodard
Anand Jayakaran
Bob Becker
Cal Sawyer
Chris Post
Dawn Anticole White
Gene Eidson
Jason Hallstrom 
Jeff Allen
Jerry Tessendorf
Joseph Culin 
KC Wang 
Lori Dickes
Marvin Pontiff
Oscar Flite 
Robert Geist
Sam Esswein