2006 Steering Committee Meeting Agenda

Following is the meeting agenda and participants.  Each agenda item is linked to the meeting presentation.

IMPROVE Meeting and Site Tour Agenda

Time

Topic

Discussion Leader

Tuesday, September 26

8:00 AM

10:00 AM

10:05 AM

10:15 AM

10:45 AM

Site tour – bus leaves from the training center

Meeting called to order at the Training Center

Welcome to Mammoth Cave

Introductions and agenda review

Current status of IMPROVE planning for reduced EPA 2007 funds for IMPROVE

Bob Carson (NPS)

Marc Pitchford

Patrick Reed, Superintendent

Marc Pitchford

Marc Pitchford

12:15 AM

Lunch

Network Operations (status of sites, data & SOPs)

1:45 PM

2:30 PM

John Molenar

Chuck McDade

3:30 PM

Break

3:45 PM

4:15 PM

5:00 PM

6:30 PM

Aerosol monitoring Sulfur issue

Ion analysis

Meeting adjourned for the day

Mammoth Cave Star Chamber Tour (2+ hours) Assemble at the Mammoth Cave Hotel

Warren White

Eva Hardison

 

Bob Carson

Wednesday, September 27

8:00 AM

9:00 AM

9:20 AM

Judy Chow

Jeff Lance & Dennis Crumpler

Jewell Smiley

Data Processing & Dissemination

10:30 AM

Break

10:45 AM

11:15 AM

Bret Schichtel

Linsey Debell

12:00 PM

Lunch

Data Uses & Interpretation

1:30 PM

2:15 PM

Sea salt assessment

Natural levels for the Regional Haze Rule using the new IMPROVE algorithm

Warren White

Marc Pitchford

3:00 PM

Break

Administration & Communications

4:00 PM

4:20 PM

4:40 PM

5:00 PM

Budget & contract administration

IMPROVE Quarterly Newsletter

Open discussion or schedule catch-up

Meeting adjourned for the day

David Maxwell

Gloria Mercer

Marc Pitchford

Thursday, September 28

Special Studies

8:00 AM

9:00 AM

George Allen

Bill Malm

10:00 AM

Break

Discussion of Future Issues

10:15 AM


11:30 AM

Next steps in the process for copping with a reduced budget

Next meeting (time of year & location)

Marc Pitchford


Marc Pitchford

11:45 AM

Meeting adjourned