Marine Biodiversity Observation Network (MBON) All-Hands Meeting

May 24, 2019, Arlington, VA

Friday, May 24th

08:45AM Kickoff and Welcome
Carl Gouldman, Director, US IOOS (PDF)
09:0AM Keynote
09:30AM MBON Status
  • Key Recommendations to the community and federal agencies about how to construct and maintain a long-term MBON in U.S. waters to meet both scientific and natural resource managerial needs
  • What have you learned and built during the last 5 years
    • Revisit the core themes from your proposal and tell us what you have learned. Is your approach valid and sustainable?
    • Are there certain methodologies that should be expanded, or some that were less effective?
    • What aspects of the project are you likely to continue going forward?
    • Vital statistics spanning the 5 year period: # of publications; # of students and post docs trained; organizations and users engaged with; products actively in use.
  Santa Barbara Channel MBON
Bob Miller PDF
  Sanctuaries MBON
Frank Muller Karger PDF
  Artic MBON
Franz Meuter PDF
11:00AM Break
11:30AM Partner Program Updates and Priorities
  • Smithsonian-led MarineGEO (Maria Murray) PDF
  • Animal Telemetry Network: Regional Priorities & Network Development (Bill Woodward) PDF
12:15PM Lunch
1:15PM Environmental Science Needs
  • Addressing Environmental and Cumulative Impacts at the National Scale (Jill Lewandowski, Chief, Division of Environmental Assessment: Office of Environmental Programs, BOEM)
  • Monitoring Biodiversity in a Time of Global Change (Libby Jewett, Director, NOAA Ocean Acidification Panel and Oceans Portfolio Manager for NOAA OAR)
2:00PM Environmental Science Needs (Moderator: Woody Turner)
Paula Bontempi/NASA, Libby Jewett/NOAA, Jill Lewandowski/BOEM
03:00PM Break
3:15PM Data Management: Progress and Solutions (Moderator: Jonathan Blythe)
  • Advancing standards for biological data in the US and globally (Gabrielle Canonico) PDF
  • Pathways and challenges for data to the MBON Portal, OBIS, and other platforms (Rob Bochenek, Axiom Data Science and Margaret O'Brien, UCSB) PDF
03:45PM Global Updates (Moderator: Gabrielle Canonico)
  • NASA ROSES/GEO Work Programme Project Updates
    • MBON Pole to Pole (Enrique Montes) PDF
    • Global Seascapes (Maria Kavanaugh) PDF
  • GEO Blue Planet (Emily Smail) PDF
  • Linkages to the Inergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, Ocean Obs 19 and the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030) (Frank Muller-Karger) PDF
04:15PM Final thoughts and Next Steps
04:30PM Adjourn


Excel Report with Emails

Last, First Org/Company
Abraham, Andrew Mr
Anderson, Clarissa UCSD
Anderson, Robert City College of New York, City University of New York
Armstrong, Amanda University of Virginia
Babich Morrow, Cecina American Museum of Natural History
Bertola, Laura City College of New York
Blair, Mary American Museum of Natural History
Bohrer, Gil OH State University
Boyer, Alison Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Brown de Colstoun, Eric NASA GSFC
Byrd, Kristin USGS
Byrnes, Jarrett University of Massachusetts Boston
Caldwell, Jamie Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology/Stanford University
Canonico, Gabrielle NOAA/US IOOS
Carlson, Ben Yale University
Carnaval, Ana CUNY
Cavender-Bares, Jeannine University of Minnesota
Chaichitehrani, Nazanin University of Maryland, Horn Point Labrotary
Chang, Samuel Pace University
Chaplin-Kramer, Rebecca Natural Capital Project, Stanford University
Cherrington, Emil University of Alabama in Huntsville
Childs-Gleason, Lauren SSAI / NASA Capacity Building Program
Chirayath, Ved NASA Ames
Clark, Matthew Sonoma State University
Coles, Victoria UMCES
Cracraft, Joel American Museum of Natural History
Davis, Anita SSAI/Earth to Sky
Denfeld, Blaize NASA HQ
Deppe, Jill National Audubon Society
DiMiceli, Charlene University of Maryland, Dept. of Geographical Sciences
Dobrowski, Solomon University of Montana
Donahue, Megan Hawaii Inst of Marine Biology/University of Hawaii at Manoa
Doughty, Christopher NAU
Dronova, Iryna University of California Berkeley
Dungan, Jennifer NASA Ames Research Center
Dutkiewicz, Stephanie MIT
Ecker, Maddie U.Group/NASA Applied Sciences Communications Team
Ellis Soto, Diego Yale University
Elmore, Andrew University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
Estes, Maury University of Alabama in Huntsville
Favors, Jamie NASA Earth Science
Fitzpatrick, Matt UMCES
Friesz, Aaron NASA LP DAAC
Gaube, Peter Applied Physics Laboratory - University of Washington
Geller, Gary NASA/JPL
Goldbaum, Elizabeth NASA/ESTO
Goodman, James HySpeed Computing
Greene, Austin University of Hawaii, Manoa
Griffin, Robert University of Alabama in Huntsville
Guild, Liane NASA Ames Research Center
Gupta, Shobhana NASA
Gutierrez, Victor Temple University
Hall, Cynthia Earth Science Data Systems Comm/SSAI
Hall, Kim The Nature Conservancy
Hand, Brian University of Montana - Flathead Lake Biological Station
Hansen, Andrew Montana State University
Haram, Linsey Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Heris, Mehdi University of Colorado Denver
Hernandez Sandoval, Betzy University of Alabama in Huntsville
Hu, Chuanmin University of South Florida
Jantz, Patrick School of Informatics, Computing, and Cyber Systems, Northern Arizona University
Johnson, Erica City University of New York, City College of New York
Jones, Robert The Nature Conservancy
Jongsomjit, Dennis Point Blue Conservation Science
Kalmus, Peter JPL
Kavanaugh, Maria Oregon State University
Keany, Jenna Northern Arizona University
Keck, Aries U.Group
Keys, Pat Colorado State University
Kiefer, Dale System Science Applications
Kilner, Christopher Duke University
Laidre, Kristin University of Washington
Lenahan, McRae U.Group
Lewison, Rebecca San Diego State University
Little, Michael NASA AIST
Lockhart, Steve NOAA IOOS
Marselis, Suzanne University of Maryland
Martinuzzi, Sebastian University of Wisconsin-Madison
Maximenko, Nikolai University of Hawaii
McDonald, Kyle City College of New York
Messié, Monique Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Miller, Robert University of California Santa Barbara
Min, Jee-Eun NASA Ames Research Center/ Earth Science Division
Minich, Taylor Duke University
Montes, Enrique University of South Florida
Morisette, Jeff Department of Interior
Muller-Karger, Frank University of South Florida, College of Marine Science
Nackoney, Janet University of Maryland
Nguyen, Amanda U.Group
Nuñez, Chase Duke University
Okin, Greg UCLA
OLIVER, MATTHEW University of Delaware
Ovienmhada, Ufuoma MIT Media Lab
Palm, Eric University of Montana
Pintea, Lilian the Jane Goodall Institute
Podest, Erika JPL
Portier, Andrea SSAI/ NASA GSFC
Poteet, Lia U.Group
Qi, Yi University of Nebraska Lincoln
Quinn, Colin Northern Arizona University
Radeloff, Volker UW-Madison
Ramachandra, Anurag Conservation International
Rappaport, Danielle University of Maryland
Reid, Jack Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Reiter, Matthew Point Blue Conservation Science
Ross, Kenton NASA DEVELOP Program
Ruiz, Gregory Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Salas, Leonardo Point Blue Conservation Science
Scher, Lane Duke University
Schmidt, Annie Point Blue Conservation Science
Schmidt, Cindy BAERI/NASA
Schneider, Fabian Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Schwantes, Amanda Duke University
Seadler, Abigail NASA/GST
Sharma, Shubhi Duke University
Shelby, Morgan University of Virginia
Siegel, David UCSB
Skiles, Jay NASA Ames Research Center
Sonnewald, Maike Massachusetts institute of technology
Sousa, Celio NASA Goddard Space Flight Center / USRA
Tabor, Karyn Conservation International
Tesser, Derek CUNY Guttman Community College
Theuerkauf, Seth The Nature Conservancy
Torres-Perez, Juan NASA Ames Research Center/Bay Area Environmental Research Institute
Townsend, Phil University of Wisconsin
Turner, Woody NASA
V. C. Oliveira, Pedro South Dakota State University
Vollmer, Derek Conservation International
Wei, Chenyang The State University of New York at Buffalo
Whitehurst, Amanda NASA
Wilson, Adam University at Buffalo
Wood, Danielle Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Wooten, Margaret NASA/SSAI
Wright, Timothy Conservation International
Zheng, Ting University of Wisconsin-- Madison
Zuckerberg, Benjamin University of Wisconsin-Madison