The Finger Lakes Institute and Corning host annual Harmful Algal Bloom Symposium (virtual)

The Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) Symposium has been recognized as a premier harmful algal bloom educational event in Upstate New York since 2014.

October 28, 2021

2PM – 4:30PM

Free and open to the public!

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/harmful-algal-bloom-update-tickets-176481209047

2PM – Welcome – Lisa Cleckner, Finger Lakes Institute, Hobart and William Smith Colleges

2:05PM – NYS DEC Overview and Update – James Tierney, Deputy Commissioner for Water Resources – Opening remarks and current clean water planning and implementation efforts.\

2:35PM – Statewide NYHABs mitigation efforts – Lewis McCaffrey, NYS DEC Finger Lakes HUB

3:05PM – AECOMDEC’s algae harvester project – Dan Levy, AECOM

3:25PM – Hyper Spectral Imaging – Courtney Wigdahl-Perry, SUNY Fredonia

3:45PM – Citizen Science Projects

4:05PM – Q/A and group discussion

For assistance with registration or questions, please contact Elizabeth (Beth) Vine, Corning Incorporated vineek@corning.com

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