Coastal Monitoring: Ocean Changes and the California Coastline


Members of the public are invited to attend:

The Assembly Select Committee on Coastal Protection and Access to Natural Resources

“Coastal Monitoring: Ocean Changes and the California Coastline”

9 AM – 12 PM

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Room 447, State Capitol


Panelists will provide perspectives from the University of California, the California State University, state agencies, and non-governmental entities.  The hearing will focus on long-term and statewide coastal monitoring efforts amongst the UC and CSU systems, how state entities use data, and citizen science monitoring.

Panelists attending include:

  • Dr. Karina Neilsen – San Francisco State University
  • Dr. James Lindholm – CSU Monterey Bay, Council on Ocean Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Dr. Mark Carr – UC Santa Cruz
  • Cyndi Dawson – Ocean Protection Council
  • Dr. Selena McMillan – Reef Check California
  • Dr. Pete Raimondi – Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

For more information, please see:

Agenda for Select Committee on Coastal Protection hearing 6.7.17

Speaker biographies for Assembly Select Committee hearing 6.7.17