Wednesday Agenda

Tuesday, June 16, 2015




8:00 a.m.

Convene/Opening RemarksApproval of October 2014 Minutes SAB Minutes 10-21-14

SAB Minutes 10-22-14

Dr. Joseph HughesChair

8:05 a.m.

Program Update

Dr. Anne AndrewsActing Executive DirectorPresentation

8:20 a.m.

Munitions Response Overview

Dr. Herb NelsonMunitions ResponseProgram ManagerPresentation

8:30 a.m.

15 MR01-039 (MR-2545): Sediment Volume Search Sonar Development (FY15 New Start)

Mr. Daniel BrownApplied Research LaboratoryThe Pennsylvania State UniversityState College, PAPresentation

9:15 a.m.


9:30 a.m.

Resource Conservation and Climate Change Overview

Dr. John HallResource Conservation and Climate ChangeProgram ManagerPresentation

9:50 a.m.

RC-2245: Defending Coastal / Estuarine Research Program (DCERP) (FY16 Continuing)

Dr. Patricia CunninghamRTI InternationalResearch Triangle Park, NCPresentation

10:05 a.m.

RC-2245: CB-4 Title: Predicting Sustainability of Coastal Military Training Environments

Dr. Jesse McNinchERDC Coastal Hydraulics LaboratoryDuck, NC

10:35 a.m.

RC-2245: CC-1 Title: Development of Uniform Historical and Projected Climate to Support Integrated Coastal Ecosystem Research

Dr. Ryan BoylesNorth Carolina State UniversityRaleigh, NC

11:20 a.m.

RC-2245: Development of Empirical Carbon Budget

Dr. Craig TobiasUniversity of ConnecticutGroton, CTPresentation

12:05 p.m.



1:05 p.m.

RC-2245: Translating Science into Practice

Dr. Mike PiehlerUniversity of North CarolinaMorehead City, NCPresentation

1:35 p.m.

RC-2245: TAC Comments

Dr. Mike PiehlerUniversity of North CarolinaMorehead City, NC

2:05 p.m.

RC-2245: Project Management

Dr. Patricia CunninghamRTI InternationalResearch Triangle Park, NC

2:20 p.m.

FY16 Statements of Need – Summaries in Preparation of New Start Projects to be Presented in September and October





SERDP Program Managers

ER Presentation

MR Presentation

RC Presentation

WP PresentationWPSON 16-01 Presentation 

3:25 p.m.


3:40 p.m.

FY17 SON – Board Input


4:05 p.m.

Scenarios for Sea Level Rise and Extreme Water Levels: Building on SERDP Research

Dr. John HallResource Conservation and Climate ChangeProgram Manager

4:50 p.m.

Public Discussion/Adjourn


Wednesday, June 17 , 2015




7:15 a.m.

Meet in Lobby to go to Site Visit

7:30 a.m.

Leave for Norfolk Naval Station

8:00 a.m.

Meet & Greet


8:15 a.m.

Brief on Sea Level Rise (Impacts/considerations at NAVSTA Norfolk)

8:45 a.m.

Brief on EV Site at Naval Weapons Station Yorktown (Navy Special Fuel Oil release into subsurface)

9:15 a.m.

Brief on IR Site at Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads (old landfill with metals, vinyl chloride, TCE, and other contaminants)

9:45 a.m.

Tour NAVSTA Norfolk waterfront and other sites impacted by flooding

10:30 a.m.

Tour NSA Hampton Roads IR Site

11:30 a.m.

Closeout Discussions

12:00 p.m.

Depart for Hotel

12:30 p.m.

Arrive at Hotel