Agenda

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9:45 Registration, Coffee and Refreshments

Hawthorn Room

10:15 Welcome

Maria Brown, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

10:25 Summit Agenda and Logistics Review

Kelley Higgason, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

10:30 Launch: Our Coast–Our Future Beta Decision Support Tool for Sea Level Rise and Storms

Kelley Higgason, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

Michael Fitzgibbon, PRBO Conservation Science

11:00 OCOF Open Discussion with Attendees

Moderator: Kelley Higgason, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

11:20 Engaging the Community in Climate Panel

Moderator: Carol Preston, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

Identifying the Need: Kathryn Danielson, San Francisco State University

Utilizing Social Media: California King Tides Initiative, Heidi Nutters, San Francisco Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

Connecting with Teachers: Our Changing Oceans and Estuaries Teacher Workshops, Jenny Stock, Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary

Learning from the Public: Exhibit and Program Evaluation, Aaron Pope, California Academy of Sciences

12:10 Engaging the Community Open Discussion with Attendees

Moderator: Carol Preston, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

12:30 Lunch and Poster Session, Hawthorn Room

King Tides Slide Show, Ventana Room

1:40 Attendees Reconvene in Ventana Room

1:45 NOAA San Francisco Bay Area Sentinel Site Cooperative for Sea Level Rise 

 Becky Smyth, NOAA Coastal Services Center

2:00 Sentinel Site Open Discussion with Attendees

Moderator: Becky Smyth, NOAA Coastal Services Center

2:20 Announcement: Ocean Climate Indicators for the North-central California Coast and Ocean

Benet Duncan, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

2:35 Climate Indicators Open Discussion

Moderator: Benet Duncan, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

2:55 Yes, There is Hope!         

Climate Smart Conservation, Ellie Cohen, PRBO Conservation Science   

3:10Climate Smart Conservation Open Discussion with Attendees

Moderator: Ellie Cohen, PRBO Conservation Science

3:25 Closing and Next Steps

Maria Brown, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

3:30 Adjourn