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Monterey Bay Marine GIS User Group

Monterey Bay Marine GIS User Group Meeting April 16 2015.

Meeting

We hope you will join us for the fifth Monterey Bay Marine GIS User Group meeting and training event. Thank you for your interest and support!

Presentations and Demonstrations

Todd Hallenbeck (West Coast Governor’s Alliance) – Discovering data and informing regional ocean health priorities with the West Coast Ocean Data Portal
Patrick Barnard (USGS) – CoSMoS Project Update
Melissa Stevens (TNC) eCatch and Lessons Learned
Mimi D’Iorio (NOAA) – Empowering Communities through Participatory Mapping
Will McClintock (UCSB) – Engaging Stakeholders with SeaSketch

Workshop

Participatory Mapping and Stakeholder Engagement Workshop

Photo of the user group in a meeting.The Participatory Mapping and Stakeholder Engagement Workshop will be an interactive panel discussion about the advantages, limitations, and costs associated with various participatory mapping approaches. The workshop will offer a hands-on opportunity to explore a suite of participatory mapping tools and discuss best practices, lessons learned and strategies for integrating community knowledge into research and planning.

Seating is limited; registration is required and must be completed through the online registration form by March 15th. The workshop is free for students and offered for a $10 fee to our members (collected at time of workshop).

Schedule

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Registration, coffee, and networking
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM Welcome and Introductions
10:15 AM – 12:00 PM Invited Speakers
1:30 PM – 4:00 PM Participatory Mapping workshop

Past Meetings and Events

Collage from April 2014 presentations.

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