Tampa Bay Nitrogen Management Consortium

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council


A. Welcome and Introductions (NMC Co-Chairs)

B. Integrating Nitrogen Management into Planning: (L. Cross & S. Cooper)

Panel discussion featuring the steps Tampa Bay municipalities are taking to address nitrogen reduction through improved stormwater management and low impact development (LID) techniques, and how the stormwater permitting process and the SWFWMD treatment model are used to verify the needed nutrient reductions.

Panel members invited:

• Melanie Weed and Elizabeth Freeman, Pinellas County

• Clark Hull, Clark Hull and Associates

• Martin Wanielista, UCF Stormwater Management Academy

• Dave Kramer, SWFWMD

• Carlos Frey, City of St. Petersburg

C. State/Federal Numeric Nutrient Criteria Update (W. Borkowski)

D. Action Plan Database Project Updates and 2012 Compliance Assessment (E. Sherwood)

E. NMC Future Activities (H. Greening)

• Transfer/Trading Policy Discussion (Current law now allows trading throughout FL)

• Preparation for Next RA Update (2017)

• Funding and Timelines

F. Open Discussion & Comment

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