Agriculture Science and Monitoring Committee to Meet September 2

Videoconference Begins at 1 p.m. Eastern

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 27, 2020) – The Kentucky Agriculture Science and Monitoring Committee, part of the Kentucky Agriculture Water Quality Authority, will hold a virtual meeting September 2 at 1 p.m. EDT. For an invitation to the videoconference, please contact Peter Cinotto by email: pcinotto@usgs.gov.

AGENDA

  • Introduction
  • Kamilah Carter – Introduction of the new EPA nonpoint source coordinator for Kentucky
  • Eric Rappin – Temperature inversion monitoring in Kentucky
  • Stu Foster – overview of draft technical report: “A Visual Climatology of Kentucky”
  • Angie Crain – USGS super gage data / update
  • Joe Celano, Trabus Technologies – Overview of modeling and monitoring technologies with the River Information Services Enterprise (RISE)
  • Wei Ren from UK (if available) – Brief overview of NSF proposal: “Quantifying Multi-Scale Climate-Smart-Agriculture Management for Triple Wins in Food Production, Climate Mitigation, and Environmental Sustainability” and needs from KASMC
  • Open floor – updates / discussion / next steps
  • Adjourn

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