California Sea Grant extension specialist Theresa Talley will be presenting a poster called "Our coasts are trashed, now what? Seeking effective trash solutions from urban creek monitoring data, Authors: Nina Venuti, Theresa Talley." California Sea Grant and the National Sea Grant office will co-host an exhibition table.
Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation endeavors to connect science and society in the collective goals of preserving coastal and estuarine habitats, resources, and heritage. Through the conference, attendees will discuss the nature of research agendas that are directed at finding and solving problems, and how to engage stakeholders in that process.
The Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the understanding and wise stewardship of estuarine and coastal ecosystems worldwide. Members include academic researchers, public sector managers, teachers, consultants, students and others who are interested in estuaries. The CERF Biennial Conference is recognized as the premier conference on the science and management of coastal and estuarine systems and resources.