Lake Mead Water Quality Forum
    Ecosystem Monitoring Workgroup


Member Organizations

Ecosystem Monitoring Workgroup Agendas/Meetings

February 8 & 9, 2016
Lower Colorado River Science Symposium (LCRSS) 2016

  Symposium Agenda

Presentations/Documents
2016 LCRSS Abstract Booklet
2016 LCRSS Presentations

May 14, 2015
Lake Mead Ecosystem Monitoring Workgroup meeting

  Meeting Agenda

Presentations/Documents
  Lake Havasu Water Quality and Quagga Mussel Monitoring Program, U.S. Department of Interior Bureau of Reclamation
  Bureau of Reclamation GIS on Lake Mead, Katherine Zander
  Lake Mohave Water-Quality Monitoring – Lake Mead National Recreation Area (LAKE), Ronald J. Veley and Erin L. Orozco

February 12, 2015
Lake Mead Ecosystem Monitoring Workgroup meeting

  Meeting Agenda

Presentations/Documents
  National Weather Service Overview and Briefing on the Lakes Mead and Mohave Project, Todd Lericos
  Reclamation Quagga Mussel Activities, US BOR
  Microcystis in Lakes Mead and Mohave: Winter 2014 - 2015, Todd Tietjen, Ph.D.

November 13, 2014
Lake Mead Ecosystem Monitoring Workgroup meeting

  Meeting Agenda

Presentations/Documents
  Monitoring Bats at Riparian Restoration Areas along the Lower Colorado River, Allen Calvert
  Empirically Modeling Freshwater Ecosystems to Address Management Problems, John Olson
  Release of Cyanobacterial Metabolites Due to Preoxidation Processes, Eric Wert, Ph.D., P.E.
  Towards understanding hydrology and water quality impacts from the mountain pine beetle infestation in the Rocky Mountain west
  Lake Mead Evaporation Study, Erin Orozco
  Lake Mead National Recreation Area Water-Quality Monitoring, Ronald J. Veley

August 14, 2014
Lake Mead Ecosystem Monitoring Workgroup meeting

Presentations/Documents
  How SNWA is addressing Climate Change, Brooks, SNWA
  Water Resource Planning in Southern Nevada, Maher, SNWA
  The Distribution of Las Vegas Wash Water in Las Vegas Bay Following a Storm Event, Tietjen, Ph.D., SNWA
  The Ecology of Cultural Resources: Issues and Impacts Related to Submerged and Emergent Cultural Resources at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Dave Conlin, NPS

May 15, 2014
Lake Mead Ecosystem Monitoring Workgroup meeting

  Meeting Agenda

Presentations/Documents
  Coyote Spring Valley Development of Existing Rights, SNWA
  Glen Canyon High Flow Experiment, November 2013, Roslyn Ryan and Todd Tietjen, SNWA
  The Las Vegas Wash: Synthetic system with authentic experiences for undergraduate students, Erica S. Tietjen
  Recovering the endangered Moapa Dace (Moapa coriacea), David J. Syzdek, SNWA
  Monitoring the Salton Sea: Documenting the Potential Loss of a Resource, Chris Holdren

February 4, 2014
Lake Mead Science Symposium 2014

  Symposium Agenda

Presentations/Documents
  Lake Mead Science Symposium abstract booklet
  2014 Lake Mead Science Symposium - Presentations

November 14, 2013
Ecosystem Monitor Workgroup Meeting

  Meeting Agenda

Presentations/Documents
  The Status of Aquatic Associated Birds in LMNRA: 2004–2013, Joseph G. Barnes and Ross Haley
  LAKE MEAD WATER QUALITY FORUM ALGAE TASK FORCE UPDATE
  Intitial Assessment of Lake Mohave Water Quality, Todd Tietjen, et. al.
  Contributions of the LCR MSCP to the recovery of Razorback Sucker on the Lower Colorado River, Gregg Garnett
  The Distribution of Las Vegas Wash Water in Las Vegas Bay Following a Storm Event, Todd Tietjen, Ph.D.

August 15, 2013
Ecosystem Monitor Workgroup Meeting

Presentations/Documents
  OVERVIEW OF LAS VEGAS VALLEY PERCHLORATE REMEDIATION EFFORTS, Nevada Division of Environmental Protection
  Tamarisk Feeding Invertebrates of the Las Vegas Wash
  Update on Evaluation of New Coating Technologies for Mitigation of Zebra/Quagga Mussel Colonization, David Tordonato, Ph.D. P.E., et al.
  Lower Portal Road Spring Habitat Improvement Summary, U.S. Department of the Interior - Bureau of Reclamation

May 23, 2013
Ecosystem Monitor Workgroup Meeting

  Meeting Agenda
  Meeting Summary

Presentations/Documents
  Las Vegas Wash Revegetation Program 2000-2012, Jason R. Eckberg
  Southern Nevada Water Authority, Lake Mead Water Intake No. 3 Update
  Climate Change Modeling in Lake Mead, Al Preston, Ph.D., P.E.
   The Impact of the Grand Canyon High flow Experiment on Lake Mead, Todd Tietjen, Ph.D.
  SELENIUM IN THE LAS VEGAS WASH AND ITS URBAN TRIBUTARIES, Xiaoping Zhou, Ph.D.

February 21, 2013
Monitor Workgroup Meeting

  Meeting Agenda

Presentations/Documents
  Measuring Habitat Improvement Along the Las Vegas Wash Using Bat Dietary Analysis - Jason R. Eckberg
  Bird Monitoring along the Las Vegas Wash - Debbie Van Dooremolen
  Lake Mead Sportfish Monitoring - Debora Herndon
  Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Program - Don Barnett
  Source Water Monitoring and Water Quality Treands at CRA Intake, Lake Havasu - Metropolitan Water District

December 05, 2012
Monitor Workgroup Meeting

  Meeting Summary

Presentations/Documents
  Surface water monitoring for indicator bacteria in high-use sites of the Lake Mead National Recreation Area 2003-2011 - C.J. Palmer, W.H. Wong, P. Cruz, V.L. Stevens, J.J. Rinella
  Bureau of Reclamation Lake Mead Water Quality Monitoring - G. Chris Holdren
  Peregrine Falcons as Biomonitors: Assessing Mercury in Southern Nevada - Joseph G. Barnes
  Lake Mead Threadfin Shad Monitoring - Debora Herndon
  Plant succession and native plant species reestablishment along the newly exposed shoreline of Lake Mead - Kenneth L. Chittick, Cayenne Engel, Scott Abella

August 23, 2012 Meeting
  Meeting Agenda
  Meeting Summary

Presentations/Documents
  Selenium Mass Balance in the Las Vegas Wash Using Field Data and Mathematical Modeling
  FATHEAD MINNOW STUDY AT CLARK COUNTY WATER RECLAMATION DISTRICT: December 2008 – March 2011
  LAS VEGAS WASH Sampling and Analyses
  Lake Mead and Las Vegas Wash Water Quality Monitoring
  Endocrine disrupting compound studies in the Lake Mead aquatic ecosystem
  U.S. Geological Survey–Lake Mead Water-Quality Monitoring


May 24 2012 Meeting
  Meeting Agenda
  Meeting Summary

Presentations/Documents
  Water Quality in the Las Vegas Wash, Xiaoping Zhou, Ph.D., Roslyn Ryan
  Lake Mead Monitoring: 2011, Todd Tietjen, Ph.D.
  Lake Mead Razorback Sucker Monitoring and Research: They're Wild and They're Recruiting!, Brandon Albrecht, Ron Kegerries, Zach Shattuck
  Colorado River Regional Sewer Coalition Mission Change
  Interagency Monitoring Action Plan (I-MAP): Quagga Mussels in the Lower Colorado River Basin, David Wong, Ph.D. and Ashlie Watters


February 27, 2012 Meeting
  Meeting Summary

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