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Applying Novel Techniques to Assess & Forecast HABs in Chesapeake Bay (By Invitation)

January 17 - January 19

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Join us for the “Applying Novel Techniques to Assess and Forecast Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) in Chesapeake Bay to Protect Fisheries, Aquaculture and Human Health” workshop.

Due to size limitations, we politely request that only invited attendees participate.

The purpose of the workshop is to assess HAB forecasting opportunities & limitations at scales needed for resource management & industry business practices.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/applying-novel-techniques-to-assess-and-forecast-habs-in-chesapeake-bay-tickets-463609427277

Goal – Assess HAB forecasting opportunities and limitations at scales needed for resource management and industry business practices.


  1. To understand how HABs affect the operations of aquaculture & other water dependent users
  2. To understand the HAB spatial information & forecasting needs of resource managers (and areas of synergy w/ researchers)
  3. To share advances in satellite & forecasting tools/products; discuss capabilities & limitations
  4. To compile information on potential uses of (satellite imagery & forecasting) tools and products
  5. To assess current monitoring and observing efforts that could lead to the development of a forecast and identify gaps