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Inland HAB Webinar May 23, 2017

Date / Time Thursday, May 23th, 2017
11:30 am – 1:30 pm (Eastern Time)


Lorrie Backer, CDC, NCEH
Lesley V. D’Anglada, USEPA, OW, OST
Keith Loftin, USGS, KWSC
Webinar Recording





11:30- 11:40

Updates from CDC, USGS and USEPA Lorrie Backer, CDC
Keith Loftin, USGS
Lesley D’Anglada, USEPA     

11:40- 12:00

Floating wetlands for treatment of urban and agricultural runoff in Virginia David J. Sample, Associate Professor and Extension Specialist
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, VA

12:00 – 12:20

Mitigation of Maryland cyanobacteria blooms:  Barely straw, clay flocculation, peroxide, and permanganate Kevin Sellner, Senior Scholar
Center for Coastal and Watershed Studies Hood College, MD

12:20 – 12:40

Pinto Lake: Progress Towards a Healthier Community Lake Jackie McCloud, Sr. Utilities Engineer
City of Watsonville, CA

12:40 – 1:00

Leaky Cyanobacterial Cells and Algaecide Treatments: A Look at the Data and Implications for Decision Making John Rodgers, Jr., Professor
Forestry and Environmental Conservation Department
Clemson University, SC


Choosing a Remediation Approach:  A Case Study Based in First Principles and Mass Balance David A. Caron, Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Southern California

1:20 – 1:30

Q & A and Discussion Lesley D’Anglada

1:30 pm