2022 Alabama Rivers and Streams Network Annual Meeting
December 8, 2021

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2022 ARSN Annual Meeting

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9:00-9:45 am—Welcome and introductions; state of ARSN (Pat O’Neil)

9:45-10:30 am—Organizational talks (~10 min. each)

  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Geological Survey of Alabama
  • Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
  • Alabama Department of Environmental Management
10:30-10:45 am—Break

10:45 am-11:45 am—Organizational talks (~10 min. each)
  • Alabama Forestry Association
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • Alabama Power
  • Tennessee Valley Authority
  • PowerSouth
11:45 am-12:45 pm—Lunch

12:45-1:45 pm—Moderator-led open discussion by basin (~15 min. per basin)
  • Tennessee Valley
  • Black Warrior-Tombigbee
  • Coosa/Tallapoosa/Alabama
  • Chattahoochee/Choctawhatchee/Conecuh
1:45-2:00 pm—Break

2:00-2:30 pm—Committee formation discussion (~5 min. each)
  • Assessment and Monitoring (Daniel West)
  • Restoration (Lee Holt)
  • Data Management (Jennifer Grunewald)
  • Communications/Outreach (Rebecca Bearden)

2:30-3:00 pm—Future needs/action items

Click on the featured reports and presentations below:

01. Organizational update: USFWS Partners
02. Organizational update: GSA
03. Organizational update: ADCNR
04. Organizational update: ADEM
05. Organizational update: Alabama Power
06. Organizational update: Cawaco
07. Basin update (Black Warrior-Tombigbee): Locust Fork eDNA (Jim Godwin)
08. Basin update (Black Warrior-Tombigbee): Locust Fork Flattened Musk Turtles and Black Warrior Waterdogs (Joe Jenkins)
09. Basin update (Black Warrior-Tombigbee): Bankhead National Forest (APCO and USFS)
10. Basin update (Choctawhatchee-Pea): Mussels in the Pea River (Adkins et al.)
11. Committee update: Assessment and Monitoring (stream connectivity)
11a. Committee update: Assessment and Monitoring (stream connectivity)/SARP
12. Committee update: Communications/outreach
13. Committee update: Data management