Reminder: Newtown Creek Technical CAG Meeting, Wednesday March 20, 2019

There will be a Newtown Creek Technical Community Advisory Group (TCAG) meeting Wednesday, March 20 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM.

What: This technical meeting will be a detailed discussion of models and the modeling used for the site specifically. See agenda below. These technical meetings are open to the public, however they are most suited to those interested in detailed technical information about the Site.

When: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 6:30-8:30 PM

Kingsland Wildflowers at Broadway Stages
520 Kingsland Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222
Enter the building below the outdoor red staircase, take elevator to the 4th floor. Signage will be posted.

Technical CAG Meeting Agenda

6:30   Introduction, Meeting Summary and Agenda Review 

6:35   EPA Brief Site UpdatesEPA 

  • Updates
  • Questions and comments

6:45   Modeling Overview

  • Models, purposes, and limitations
  • Scope and context of modeling study 
  • Overview of modeling framework
  • Watershed model
  • Groundwater model 
  • Hydrodynamic model 
  • Sediment transport model 
  • Contaminant fate and transport model
  • Bioaccumulation model
  • Status of modeling study

7:30   Questions, Answers, and Comments

  • CAG and EPA discussion

8:10   Reflections on this Meeting, Future Needs on this Topic, and Next Steps

  • Upcoming meetings, dates, topics

8:15   Adjourn

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