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Nutrient Scientific Advisory Board

The NSAB usually meets the first Friday of the month, 9:30am - 12:00pm at TJCOG. Please join the mailing list or contact Patrick Beggs 919-707-3672 to be subscribed to the list.

 

Purpose

Purpose

The NSAB functions primarily as an advisory group to assist and guide the agency with effective implementation of nutrient management strategies for developed areas as they relate to the Existing Development rule. The NSAB shall: *Identify management strategies that can be used by local governments to reduce nutrient loading from existing development. *Evaluate the feasibiity, costs, and benefits of implementing the identified management strategies. *Develop an accounting system for assignment of nutrient reduction credits for the identified management strategies. *Identify the need for any improvements or refinements to modeling and other analytical tools used to evaluate water quality in nutrient-impaired waters and nutrient management strategies.

Membership

Membership

The NSAB consists of up to 10 representatives with various qualifications and diverse backgrounds representing: Local Government / Academia / Professional Engineering / NC Dept of Transportation / Conservation Organizations.  See the NSAB Charter for the current membership roster.

Annual Reports to the Secretary

Annual Reports to the Secretary

NSAB Meeting Documents

NSAB Meeting Documents

November 1, 2019
Agenda
Summary
Materials: UNRBA / Falls Lake Re-examination

October, 4, 2019
Agenda
Summary
Materials: Streetsweeping Credit draft / Storm Drain Cleaning Credit draft

June 7, 2019
Agenda
Summary
Materials: no advance materials

April 5, 2019
Agenda
Summary
Materials: Proposal for an SCM Nutrient Data Standards Workgroup  

November 2, 2018
Agenda
Summary
Materials: Modeling presentations by Jonathan Miller/NCSU and James Bowen/UNC-C

October 5, 2018
Agenda
Summary
Materials: Remedying Discharging Sand Filters Practice draft & RDSF Powerpoint / Street and Stormdrain Cleaning Practice

June 1, 2018
Agenda
Summary
Materials:  Draft 2018 Annual Report / Draft Storm Drain and Street Cleaning Nutrient Reduction Practice / Trading Framework Discussion Draft v2 

April 6, 2018
Agenda
Summary
Materials: Trading Framework Concepts 2 presentation / Outline /   Oct 6, 2017 Summary of Trading Framework Comments  

March 2, 2018
Agenda
Summary
Materials: Urban Buffer Comments and Initial Responses 

February 2, 2018
Agenda
Summary
Materials:  Urban Buffer Comments and Initial Responses 

January 5, 2018
Agenda
Summary
Materials: Urban Buffer Draft (12/29/17) / Urban Buffer presentation 

December 1, 2007
Agenda
Summary
Materials: NCDP presentation / NC Policy Collaboratory presentation / SNAP 5 graphs 

October 13, 2017
Agenda
Summary
Materials:  Oct 6 Summary of Trading Framework Comments  /  Draft Charter  /  Other Nutrient Advisory Groups /  NC Policy Collaboratory Nutrient Study reports / 

September 8, 2017
Agenda
Summary
Materials:  09/01/17 draft Trading Framework document / Draft Trading Framework Discussion ppt  

August 4, 2017  
Agenda
Summary
Materials:  DRAFT Storm Drain Cleaning Practice  & presentation / Nutrient Credit Practices Status

June 2, 2017  
Agenda
Summary
Materials: Trading Concepts  /  Nutrient Offset Survey  

 

Meeting Summaries 2010-2016

 

 

 

Other Documents