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Coastal Workshops

Below is information, materials, agendas, etc. from 2016, 2015 and 2011 workshops.

Introducing the Benthic Workgroup Objectives Webinar
July 26, 2016
EPA Region 5
Chicago, Illinois

Click on the title links below for the slide presentations.
Welcome – Hugh Sullivan, EPA
AMBI / mAmbi – Peg Pelletier, EPA ORD National Health and Environmental Effects Research Lab
Weighted Tolerance Value – Ted Angradi, EPA ORD, Duluth
Modified OTI – Lyuba Burlakova, Great Lakes Center, Buffalo State College
Recorded Webinar - July 26, 2016

National Coastal Condition Assessment (NCCA) Data Analysis R Training
February 25-26, 2015
Florida Fish and Wildlife Research Institute
St. Petersburg, Florida

This hands-on training taught participants how to use R to manipulate data, generate population estimates (e.g., Good, Fair, Poor), and produce bar graphs and CDF plots using the NCCA 2010 coastal data set. Click here to see the agenda.
John Van Sickle conducted a pre-training webinar on Tuesday, Feb. 17. Click here to view the recorded webinar.

2011 Workshop

US National AMBI Development Workshop
September 27 - 29, 2011
Costa Mesa, CA
Meeting goals:
1) Develop AMBI Ecological Group classifications for US species
2) Agree on analyses needed to calibrate/validate the US AMBI