NH Lakes Lay Monitoring Program 40th Anniversary Celebration and Conference

Thu, 06/20/2019

9:00am - 4:00pm

Squam Lakes Association
534 US-3
Holderness, NH 03245

Join us as we celebrate 40 years of volunteer monitoring!


Poster, Displays and Networking Session (9:00 - 10:00 a.m.)

  • Continental Breakfast


  • Squam Lakes Association
  • Invited Dignitaries (to be confirmed)

Plenary Session

Dr. Alan Baker, UNH Department of Biological Sciences

  • Origins: How We Got Started

Dr. James Haney, UNH Department of Biological Sciences

  • Citizen Monitoring: Today and In the Future

Jeff Schloss, Extension Natural Resources Program Team Leader

  • 40 Years of Collaborative Research: What have we learned?

Lunch (12:00 - 1:00 p.m.)

Lightning Talks

  • Seeing Your Data in a New Way
  • EPA "Cyanomobile" & Cyanobacteria Monitoring
  • "Data to Action" Panel
  • Aquatic Plants

Break Out Session I

In response to the lighting talks - Choose 1 from below.

  • Seeing Your Data in a New Way: Feedback session about water quality reports and how data are presented to you.
  • EPA "Cyanomobile" & Cyanobacteria Monitoring: Tour the mobile laboratory and learn more about our regional cyanobacteria monitoring efforts.
  • "Data to Action" Panel: Hear from organizations who have had used LLMP data to impact their community.
  • Aquatic Plants: Hands on identification and discussion.

Break Out Session II

Sessions are repeated - Choose another from above.

Closing Remarks (3:45 pm)

  • Bob Craycraft, LLMP Program Manager