Change in location: NPS large conference room


1. Welcome and roll call

2. Update: January retreat
Joan will update the workgroup on the work that the retreat planning committee has been doing.

3. Workgroup leadership
Bill and Catherine’s two-year term will end in January 2017. If approved by the Workgroup, Catherine will move into the Chair position, but we still need to nominate and approve a Vice Chair. Stephanie Smith will lead a discussion about workgroup leadership and take nominations, to be voted on at our January retreat.

4. Bay Barometer
Stephanie will go over the 2015-2016 Bay Barometer, our annual report on the Chesapeake Bay Program’s restoration and protection work.

5. Chesapeake Monitoring Cooperative
Caroline will give an overview of the Chesapeake Monitoring Cooperative and talk about its communications strategy.

6. Round robin