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Handouts and Presentations from the January 28, 2021 Joint Working Group (WG) and Science Coordination Group (SCG) Meeting.

As part of its response to COVID-19, the Working Group and Science Coordination Group will be holding the January 28 joint meeting from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM using Zoom Webinar. Please note that the Zoom webinar subscription service comes with a higher level of security and requires all participants to pre-register in order to receive a secure link allowing them to participate in the meeting.

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After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

If you should have any questions or technical issues regarding the webinar access, please email Allyn Childress at allyn_childress@evergladesrestoration.gov. If you wish to make public comment, please use the "raise hand" feature on the Zoom webinar when the public comment period has been announced. Public comments may also be submitted via email to Sandy Soto at sandra_soto@nps.gov.

For those unable to join via the Zoom Webinar, the live webcast of the meeting will be available via the EvergladesRestoration.gov website.

Public comment period(s) will be included on the meeting agenda. Detailed instructions for providing public comment will be provided at the start of the meeting.

  View the Recorded Livestreamed webcast here.

    1. Welcome and Introductions
    2. Member Whip-Around
    3. Meeting Minutes, September 2020
    4. Office of Everglades Restoration Initiatives (OERI) Update
    5. SFWMD Program and Project Update
    6. USACE Program and Project Update
    7. Lake Okeechobee System Operating Manual (LOSOM)
    8. Update on the SFWMD Aquifer Storage and Recovery (ASR) Program Science Plan
    9. REstoration COordination & VERification (RECOVER) Update
    10. Curtain Wall Update [Verbal update]
    11. Recreational Fisheries in the Everglades: Status, Trends, Values and Ties to Restoration
    12. Cape Sable Seaside Sparrow Conservation