Biological Monitoring Survey Design Review
AMS led a Monitoring Design Review under the direction of an interagency Steering Committee to examine opportunities to improve the design of five existing biological monitoring surveys in the San Francisco Bay-Delta to address current management needs. AMS was under contract to ICF through funding provided by the USBR, as the principal investigator on an…
American Academy of Underwater Sciences (AAUS) Organizational Member
MS is an American Academy of Underwater Sciences (AAUS) Organizational Member. The AAUS is an international consortium of universities, government agencies, museums, aquariums, environmental consulting firms, community science groups, and individuals that are committed to safety and using scuba diving for research.
USACE Fish Entrainment and Water Quality Monitoring
AMS has conducted investigations for the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to support fish entrainment and water quality monitoring during maintenance dredging operations and at dredged material placement sites (DMPS). This work has been coordinated with the USACE and addresses management questions of importance to the State Water Board.
Implementation of the EPA Water Quality Improvement Grant Project, Clean Watersheds for a Clean Bay
The Clean Watersheds for a Clean Bay (CW4CB) project was a collaboration among the Bay Area Stormwater Management Agencies Association (BASMAA) member agencies and the USEPA designed to evaluate the effectiveness of structural and non-structural controls to assist stormwater managers in meeting pollutant reduction targets.