Events, Presentations and Workshop Reports

2019

Gulf of Mexico All Hands Habitat Meeting, New Orleans, LA. Marine Minerals Information System. Lora Turner presentation

06/12/2019

North Carolina Beach Inlet Waterways Association Local Government Meeting, Emerald Isle, NC. Douglas Piatkowski presentation

04/30/2019

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