Oyster BMP Expert Panel Phase I Report Recommendations Webinar

Date and Time

Thursday, September 22, 2016, from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM


To view a full recording of the webinar, please use the following link: http://epawebconferencing.acms.com/p3pzrohsv8c/

The Oyster BMP Expert Panel will debut and discuss their recommendations found in their first incremental report. Recommendations in this first report include:
• A decision framework to determine the nutrient and suspended sediment reduction effectiveness of oyster practices, referred to as the “Oyster BMP Nutrient and Suspended Sediment Reduction Effectiveness Determination Decision Framework.”
• The reduction effectiveness estimates for nitrogen and phosphorus assimilated in oyster tissue for off-bottom and on-bottom oyster aquaculture-related practices.

Partnership and public comments will be accepted from September 22 to October 22, 2016 by midnight. Send comments to jreichert@oysterrecovery.org. Additional information about the Oyster BMP Panel can be found at http://oysterrecovery.org/water-quality-improvement-2/.