HABs Collaboratory

Linking Science and Management to Reduce Harmful Algal Blooms

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Victoria Pebbles
Program Director
Great Lakes Commission
734‐971‐9135
vpebbles@glc.org

Webinars

2017 Field Season Webinar

On July 24th, the HABs Collaboratory hosted the 2017 Field Season Webinar. During this webinar, presenters from across the Great Lakes will discussed HABs field work they are conducting during the 2017 Field Season.

Link to recording of presentations here

Slides can be accessed here

Speakers:

  • Tim Davis, NOAA-GLERL
  • Mike McKay, Bowling Green State University
  • Todd Miller, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Brenda Moraska Lafrancois, National Park Service
  • Ngan Diep, Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change
  • Claire Holeton, Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change
  • Justin Chaffin, The Ohio State University

Great Lakes HABs modelling webinar

On March 7th, 2017 the HABs Collaboratory hosted the “Great Lakes HABs modelling webinar.” During this webinar, our presenters compared models from across the Great Lakes, the first part of the presentation will focus on models currently used for HABs and the second part will present other process based models that are suitable for HABs. This webinar will also highlight both what models do well and areas were additional data or scientific understanding are needed to improve model performance.

Link to recording of presentation here

Slides can be accessed here

Speakers:
-Ed Verhamme, LimnoTech
-Dr. Serghei Bocaniov, University of Michigan

 

HABs Collaboratory and Invasive Mussels Collaborative Joint Webinar

On January 24th, the HABs Collaboratory and the Invasive Mussels Collaborative jointly hosted a webinar in which 3 speakers presented the latest research on the interactions between HABs and invasive mussels.

Link to recording of presentation here

Speakers:
-Dr. Donna Kasian, Wayne State University slides
-Dr. Henry Vanderploeg, NOAA slides
-Dr. James Larson, USGS

 

End of Field Season Wrap-up

The HABs Collaboratory is hosted the “End of the Field Season Wrap-up” webinar on Thursday December 15th. The webinar had speakers from across the Great Lakes discussing bloom conditions for summer 2016.

Link to recording of presentation here

Slides can be accessed here


Locations and speakers:
-Western Lake Erie/Saginaw Bay – Dr. Tim Davis, NOAA
-Western Lake Erie/Saginaw Bay – Dr. Richard Stumpf, NOAA
-Sandusky Bay- Dr. George Bullerjahn, Bowling Green State University
-Green Bay- Dr. Todd Miller, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
-Apostle Islands- Dr. Brenda Moraska Lafrancois, National Park Service

 

 

HABs State of the Science Webinar Series 2016

The HABs State of the Science webinar series is brought to you by the Great Lakes HABs Collaboratory, in collaboration with Ohio Sea Grant and LimnoTech,to share on the latest research related to Harmful Algal Blooms in the Great Lakes.

Topic
(Click to register)
Date Presenters Materials
HABs: Data & Modeling Thursday June 2, 2016
1-2 pm (EDT)
  • Doug Kane, Defiance College
  • Brian Roe, Ohio State University
  • Val Klump, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
  • Isabella Bertani, University of Michigan
  • John Bratton, LimnoTech
  • Ed Verhamme, LimnoTech
HABs: Sources & Movements Thursday June 23, 2016
1-2 pm (EDT)
  • Michael McKay, Bowling Green State University
  • Kateri Salk, Michigan State University
  • Bart De Stasio, Lawrence University
  • Silvia Newell, Wright State University
  • Mark Rowe, University of Michigan
HABs & Safe Drinking Water Thursday July 7, 2016
1-2 pm (EDT)
  •  Jason Huntley, University of Toledo
  • Allison MacKay, Ohio State University
  • Dragan Isailovic, University of Toledo
  • Glenn Lipscomb, University of Toledo
  • Jen Mou, Kent State University
  • Teresa Cutright, University of Akron
HABs: Detection, Composition & Effects Tuesday, July 19, 2016
11:00 am – 12:00 pm (EDT)
  • James Larson, U.S. Geological Survey
  • Donna Kashian, Wayne State University
  • Ali Shakoor, Wayne State University
  • Carrie Givens, U.S. Geological Survey
  • Kevin Meyer, University of Michigan
HABs & Public Health Tuesday, July 26, 2016 1:00-2:00 pm (EDT)
  • Virginia Roberts, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Donna Francy, U.S. Geological Survey
  • Barbara Saltzman, University of Toledo
  • Joe Duris, U.S. Geological Survey
  • Rebecca Coleman, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
HABs: Monitoring & Forecasting Thursday, August 11, 2016 1:00-2:00 pm (EDT)
  •  Jeff Reutter, Ohio State University
  • Christine Knight, University of Michigan
  • Matthew Hoffman, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • George Bullerjahn, Bowling Green State University
  • Joe Ortiz, Kent State University
  • Donalea Dinsmore, Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources
HABs: Sources & Toxicity Tuesday, August 16, 2016, 11:00 am – 12 pm (EDT)
  • Laura Johnson, Heidelberg University
  • Fasong Yuan, Cleveland State University
  • Audrey Sawyer, Ohio State University
  • Kevin Czajkowski, University of Toledo
  • Greg Boyer, State University of New York
  • Tim Davis, NOAA – Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory
  • Arthur Zastepa, Environment and Climate Change Canada
HABs: Educate & Engage Thursday, September 1, 2016, 1:00-2:00 pm (EDT)
  •  Lesley D’Anglada, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Patrick Lawrence, University of Toledo
  • Justin Chaffin, Ohio State University
  • Kelly Turner, Kent State University
  • Lauren Lindemann, The Nature Conservancy

The HABs State of the Science Webinar Series consist of at least 8 one-hour webinars throughout the summer, each with different topics related to HABs. These webinars will have a speed-talk format: six to eight researchers, 5 minutes each, followed by a group discussion with all attendees.

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