Below is a listing of presentations given at the TBEP's Technical Advisory Committee Meeting, held August 13, 2009 at the Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council offices in Pinellas Park, FL. The focus of the meeting was related to the reoccurence of Spring / Summer Algae Blooms in Upper Tampa Bay after seasonal rainfall events. As a result of this meeting, several management actions have been implemented or are in the process of being implemented in response to the summer algae blooms in upper Tampa Bay (Memorandum to EPA regarding the Tampa Bay Management Response).


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  • Meeting Agenda
  • thumbnail Overview of Algae Blooms in Upper TB (ppt): Ed Sherwood, TBEP
    thumbnail Pyrodinium bahamense Toxicity: Jan Landsberg, FWRI
    thumbnail Pyrodinium bahamense in Tampa Bay: Cindy Heil, FWRI
    thumbnail Upper Tampa Bay Water Quality: Kelli Hammer-Levy, PCDEM
    Updated Presentation
    thumbnail Upper Tampa Bay Algal Species: Richard Boler, EPCHC
    thumbnail Remote Sensing of TB Algae Blooms: Chianmin Hu, USF

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