Review for the James River Chlorophyll-a Criteria and Assessment Methodology Re-evaluation
Dates: May 20-7, 2016, April 1-4, 2017
Venue: - ,
Contact: Rachael Dixon

STAC-Sponsored Peer Review of two reports related to the state of Virginia’s numeric water quality criteria for chlorophyll-a in the tidal portion of the James River, a tributary of the Chesapeake Bay.  

Panel Members Include

  • Lora Harris (UMCES)
  • Tom Fisher (UMCES)
  • Jim Hagy (EPA)
  • Dong Liang (UMCES)
  • Martha Sutula (SCCWRP)

A second review was conducted in 2017 based on new documentation outlining new analyses and a new approach for the criteria development, developed in response to the initial STAC review.

Supporting Documents: 271_2016 STAC James R Chl-a Criteria Review Request_Final.pdf

Review Publications