Town Hall: Funding of Applied Environmental Science at BOEM 1:30pm-2:30pm
Organized by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
The town hall will address funding opportunities of applied science at BOEM.
Presenters will show examples of completed and ongoing projects while highlighting partnerships, and provide an overview of BOEM’s organization and its Environmental Studies Program, describing how studies inform decision making for offshore energy management.
BOEM funds physical, chemical, and biological oceanography, archaeology, and socioeconomic research.
■ Rodney Cluck, Chief - Environmental Science Division, BOEM
■ Guillermo Auad, Senior Oceanographer, BOEM
■ Donna Schroeder, Marine Ecologist - Pacific Region, BOEM
■ Dave Pereksta, Avian Biologist, BOEM