Southwest Florida Regional Ambient Monitoring Program
Quarterly Meeting
Wednesday, July 13th, 2016
10:00am – Noon

Mote Marine Lab
Buchanan Room, 3rd Floor
1600 Ken Thompson Parkway
Sarasota, FL 34236


1) Welcome and Introductions Matt Jablonski or Natasha Dickrell

2) Additions or deletions to the agenda Matt Jablonski or Natasha Dickrell

3) Minutes from last meeting Matt Jablonski or Natasha Dickrell

  • Visit to access the April meeting minutes & other materials.

4) Inter-laboratory Results David Karlen

5) Old Business

a) NWQMC Conference Report
b) Revisit analysis submittal and statistical reporting timeframes to support internal investigation within hold times
c) Revisit field meter comparison schedule (Currently compare 2x/year)
d) POSTPONED: Kelli Dixon request to lead discussion on analysis costs and benefits

6) New Business

a) Long-term statistical comparisons Joe Barron

7) Next Meeting:

a) Location and date
b) Agenda items

8) Sample Exchange with both Surface Water and Groundwater – Study 80

9) Field Meter & PAR comparison

a) Colin Kirk will be available to participate/demonstrate/ discuss Eureka monitoring products during sample exchange.

SWF RAMP Mission: To foster cooperative participation of regional monitoring program staff to improve comparability of surface water sample collection, in situ field measurements, and laboratory methods used by surface water quality monitoring programs in Southwest Florida marine and freshwater systems.

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