CHNEP Policy Committee

The Policy Committee establishes the general policy for the CHNEP and has ultimate authority in program administration. It appoints members to other committees and approves the CHNEP's budget. Its members represent federal, state, and local governmental leaders from throughout CHNEP area.


The most recent Policy Committee Meeting was held May 28th, 2020 from 9:30am - 1:30pm as a virtual webinar meeting due to COVID-19. Materials from it are posted here below.

Agenda Packet


        Item  5a    Draft January 17, 2020 Policy Committee Mtg Minutes

        Item  5b    Lynn Shelfer CAC Application

        Item  5b    Nicole Johnson CAC Application

        Item  5b    Brian Kelly CAC Application 

        Item  5c    Draft FY2020 Amended Work Plan & Budget

        Item   6    WRDA NEP Language

        Item   7    Draft FY2021 Work Plan & Budget

        Item   7    Draft FY2021 Water Atlas SOW

        Item   7    Draft FY2021 LCH CCHMN Contractor SOW

        Item   7    Draft FY2021 Upper CCHMN WQ Sampling SOW

        Item   7    Draft FY2021 Lower CCHMN WQ Sampling SOW

        Item   8    Env. NGO 4/30/20 Sign-on Letter

        Item   8    City of Palm Beach 4/23/20 Sign-on Letter 

        Item   10   CHNEP 2014-2019 Program Evaluation Package

        Item   11    W.Q. Benefits of SAV Fact Sheet

        Item   11    Gateway to Myakka Marsh Fact Sheet

        Item   11    Native Planting at Wildflower Creek Fact Sheet

        Item   11    Warm Mineral Springs Creek and Salt Creek Fact Sheet

        Item   11    HRN Phase II Fact Sheet

        Item   11    Charlotte Harbor Flatwoods Restoration Fact Sheet

        Item   11    Economic Valuation Study Fact Sheet

May 28, 2020 Policy Committee Meeting

Agenda and Supporting Materials

Note: If you are seeking information from prior committee meetings, please contact the CHNEP office.

Coastal & Heartland National Estuary Partnership, 326 W. Marion Ave., Punta Gorda, FL 33950-4417,