Events, Presentations and Workshop Reports

2018

Gulf of Mexico Regional Sand Management Working Group Meeting, New Orleans, LA. BOEM officials and partners provide updates on the Marine Minerals Program, working group efforts, Gulf-wide sand inventory efforts, future interstate coordination, and program opportunities. Agenda

11/29/2018

Department of the Interior Museum, Washington, DC. Developing a National Offshore Sand Inventory. Jeffrey Reidenauer presentation.

10/03/2018

FSBPA Annual Conference, Clearwater Beach FL.  Douglas Piatkowski participating on a panel.

09/19-09/21/2018

US Army Corps of Engineers 95th Coastal Engineering Research Board Meeting, Providence, RI.  Marine Minerals Program from headquarters presentation, Northeast Sediment Sources and Needs.  Jeffrey Waldner - Presentation

08/07-08/08/2018

American Society of Civil Engineers 36th International Conference on Coastal Engineering (ICCE) 2018, Baltimore, MD.  Building a National Sand Resource Inventory for the U.S. Continental Shelf.  Jeffrey Waldner Presentation.

07/30-08/03/2018

International Seabed Authority 24th Session 2018 Annual Session, Kingston, Jamaica.  Jeffrey Reidenauer attended, no presentation.

07/16-07/20/2018

Committee on Offshore Science and Assessment (COSA), Washington, DC.  Marine Minerals Program Science Strategy. Jeffrey Reidenauer - Presentation.

06/28-06/29/2018

Association of American State Geologists Annual Meeting, Rehoboth Beach, DE.  Developing a Roadmap to Address an Increasing Demand for Sand from the OCS.  Jeffrey Reidenauer – Presentation.

06/03-06/07/2018

State of the Coast Conference, New Orleans, LA: Marine Minerals Information System and other program activities. Lora Turner and Bridgette Duplantis - Presentation.

05/30-06/01/2018

Florida Shore and Beach Preservation Association, 31st Annual National Conference on Beach Preservation Technology, Panama City Beach, Fl. Paul Knorr presenting

02/07-02/09/2018

The Florida Coastal Mapping Program Workshop, St.Petersburg, FL, Jeffrey Reidenauer (Presentation)

01/09/2018

2017

Mid-Atlantic Sand Management Working Group, Marine Minerals Program Webinar. Agenda and Presentations, including representatives from BOEM, Federal, and State partners.

12/14/2017

Marine Minerals Program Webinar with the Gulf of Mexico Sand Management Working Group. Agenda plus BOEM and partners' presentations.

12/7/2017

North Carolina Beach, Inlet & Waterway Association Annual Meeting, Wrightsville Beach, NC, Renee Orr, Chief of the Office of Strategic Resources, Panel remarks on "Roadmap for Strengthening Coastal Communities: A National Offshore Sand Inventory​ (Presentation)​

11/13/2017

The Geological Society of America (GSA) 129th Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA. Paul Knorr (Presentation)

10/22-10/25/2017

American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL. BOEM to exhibit. Members of BOEM's Environmental Studies, Marine Minerals and Renewable Energy Programs on hand to answer questions.

08/20-08/24/2017

Geological Society of America Southeast Section Meeting, Richmond, VA. BOEM to exhibit.

03/30-03/31/2017

ASBPA Coastal Summit, Washington, DC: Renee Orr, Chief of the Office of Strategic Resources, keynote remarks on "BOEM's Sand Resource Vision to Support Coastal Communities." (Presentation)

02/28/2017

Florida Shore and Beach Preservation Association, Stuart, FL: Douglas Piatkowski presentation on "Development of a Decision Support Tool To Reduce Sea Turtle Dredging Entrainment Risk (Presentation)

02/09/2017

2016

Restore America’s Estuaries Summit, New Orleans, LA, Including the Gulf of Mexico Sand Management Working Group Meeting, Dec. 15

12/10-12/15/2016

BOEM Exhibit, American Shore and Beach PreservationAssociation (ASBPA) National Coastal Conference, Long Branch, NJ

10/25-10/28/2016

Geological Society of America Annual Conference, Denver, CO

09/25-09/28/2016

Southeast Sand Management Working Group Meeting, Charleston, SC: Summary and Presentations

09/19/2016

Florida Shore and Beach Preservation Association (FSBPA) Annual Conference, Naples, FL

09/14-09/16/2016

Geoffrey Wikel, Chief, Branch of Environmental Coordination, on The Diane Rehm Show.

08/08/2016

Association of American State Geologists (AASG) Annual Meeting, Girdwood (Anchorage area), AK

06/12/-06/16/2016

Florida Sand Management Working Group webinar: Summary and Presentation

02/02/2016

2015

Science Exchange Meeting: Presentations

12/02/2015

Gulf of Mexico Sand Management Working Group Meeting: Summary and Presentations

10/13/2015

Renee Orr, Chief of Strategic Resources, at the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association Washington Coastal Summit

02/25/2015

Jeffrey Reidenauer, Chief, Marine Minerals Branch Chief, Presentation to Northeast Regional Ocean Council (NROC) Sand Subcommittee on the MMP Leasing Process

02/17/2015

2014

Mid-Atlantic Regional Planning Body Webinar with MMP Staff

09/09/2014

Jeffrey Reidenauer, Chief, Marine Minerals Branch, Charleston, SC Beach Communities Meeting

08/13/2014

North East Sand Management Working Group webinar: Summary and Presentation

07/15/2014

Video Jeffrey Reidenauer, BOEM’s Chief of the Marine Minerals Branch, and Geoffrey Wikel, BOEM’s Chief of Environmental Coordination, discuss the bureau’s role in building coastal resilience.

07/14/2014

Michael Miner, MMP Gulf of Mexico Region, Overview of the Gulf of Mexico Marine Minerals Program

05/19/2014

Florida Sand Management Working Group webinar: Summary and Presentation

05/07/2014

Central Atlantic Sand Management Working Group: Summary and Presentation

03/31/2014

William Y. Brown, Chief Environmental Officer, American Shore and Beach Preservation Association Washington Coastal Summit

02/27/2014

Northeast Sand Management Working Group Webinar Summary and Presentation

01/24/2014

Understanding the Habitat Value and Function of Shoal/Ridge/Trough Complexes to Fishand Fisheries on the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico Outer Continental Shelf Working Group Draft Working Group Report

01/24/2014

2013

Walter Cruickshank, Deputy Director, Presentation at the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association Washington Coastal Summit

02-28-2013