Science Inventory

US Environmental Protection Agency HABs Research

Citation:

Dugan, N., B. Schaeffer, AND Joel Allen. US Environmental Protection Agency HABs Research. NEHA Harmful Algal Blooms Webinar, Cincinnati, OH, November 29, 2018.

Impact/Purpose:

This presentation was developed to present a broad overview, accompanied by examples, of the current state of harmful algal bloom (HAB) research in the Office of Research and Development. This presentation will be delivered as part of a webinar sponsored by the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA). NEHA is an association that represents environmental health specialists and sanitarians. The presentation contains slides on the following topics: legislation and science/engineering questions driving the development of ORD's HABs research portfolio; discussion of research in the area of HAB management, with highlights from lake monitoring and drinking water treatment research; discussion of health effects research with highlights from mammalian studies, cell culture studies, and aquatic ecosystem studies; discussion of modeling work, with highlights from tropic state and photic zone temperature modeling; discussion of analytical methods work with highlights from optical sensor and quantitative PCR research efforts; and discussion of satellite remote sensing research.

Description:

This presentation was developed to present a broad overview, accompanied by examples, of the current state of harmful algal bloom (HAB) research in the Office of Research and Development. This presentation will be delivered as part of a webinar sponsored by the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA). NEHA is an association that represents environmental health specialists and sanitarians. The presentation contains slides on the following topics: legislation and science/engineering questions driving the development of ORD's HABs research portfolio; discussion of research in the area of HAB management, with highlights from lake monitoring and drinking water treatment research; discussion of health effects research with highlights from mammalian studies, cell culture studies, and aquatic ecosystem studies; discussion of modeling work, with highlights from tropic state and photic zone temperature modeling; discussion of analytical methods work with highlights from optical sensor and quantitative PCR research efforts; and discussion of satellite remote sensing research.

URLs/Downloads:

NEHA WEBINAR 2018 11 29 V 01.PDF   (PDF,NA pp, 5463.631 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PRESENTATION/SLIDE)
Product Published Date: 11/29/2018
Record Last Revised: 04/16/2019
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 344782

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY

WATER SYSTEMS DIVISION

DRINKING WATER SYSTEMS BRANCH