SCCWRP Seminars

Seminars hosted at SCCWRP cover a range of topics related to the stewardship of water and the environment, and are open to the public unless otherwise noted. Seminars typically begin at 11:00 a.m. on Fridays in SCCWRP's main conference room and last for one hour. 

Driving directions to SCCWRP may be found here

Many seminars are recorded and posted to this webpage. To view a video recording of a past seminar, click on the presentation titles below. For older seminars, click to the left to view archived seminars dating back to 1997. 

Spring 2017

View Spring 2017 seminar flier (PDF)

Speaker(s) Title Date
Dr. Jonathan Warrick 
U.S. Geological Survey
Coastal changes resulting from dam removal – Elwha River, Washington
Friday, January 13, 2017
Dr. Clarissa Anderson
Southern California Coastal Ocean Observing System
Ecosystem science in the SCCOOS domain
Friday, February 10, 2017
Dr. John Stark
Washington State University Stormwater Research Center
Toxicity of urban stormwater to aquatic life and what we can do about it
Friday, March 10, 2017
Dr. Daniele Bianchi
University of California, Los Angeles
Impacts of technological progress and climate change on the long-term trajectory of the global fishery
Friday, April 14, 2017
Dr. Andy Allen
J. Craig Venter Institute
Influence of Nutrients and Temperature on the Distribution and Diversity Pelagic Microbes in the Southern California Current Ecosystem Friday, May 5, 2017

Fall 2016

View Fall 2016 seminar flier (PDF)

Speaker(s) Title Date
Dr. Ted Grantham 
University of California, Berkeley
The good, the bad, and the dirty: Models for assessing hydrologic change in the nation's rivers
Friday, September 16, 2016
Dr. Jason Conder
Geosyntec Consultants
Expanding passive sampling technology to the commercial environmental community: Examples, lessons learned, and the path forward  Friday, October 7, 2016
Andy Salveson
Carollo Engineers 
Advanced analytical monitoring for direct potable reuse systems Friday, November 18, 2016

Spring 2016

View Spring 2016 seminar flier (PDF)

Speaker(s) Title Date
Dr. Grace Chang
Integral Consulting Inc.
High-resolution biogeochemical monitoring using optical technology
Friday, January 15, 2016
Dr. Ashley Parks
EPA Office of Research and Development
Fate and effects of engineered nanomaterials in the marine environment
Friday, February 5, 2016
Dr. Sara Shen
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Effects of ocean acidification on fish eggs and larvae in laboratory and natural experiments Friday, March 11, 2016

Late addition

Allison Kupsco

University of California, Riverside
Using adverse outcome pathways to evaluate the impacts of hypersaline water on selenium embyrotoxicity to fish   Friday, April 8, 2016

Late addition

Dr. Andrew B. Gray 

University of California, Riverside

 Non-stationary suspended sediment dynamics: Water quality implications, monitoring and impact assessment challenges  Friday, May 13, 2016

Date change

Greg Murphy 

The Maritime Alliance
The Maritime Alliance: Communicating the value of the blue economy and creating a national blue voice
Friday, April 8, 2016 
Friday, June 10, 2016

This page was last updated on: 2/15/2017