Technical Advisory Committee

The CHNEP Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) provides technical expertise and support to regional scientific research and restoration efforts. Its members are respected scientists from a variety of public and private entities. 


The last TAC meeting was held as a virtual meeting on Thursday April 15, 2021 and more information regarding it is available below. 

The next meeting will be held on August 12, 2021.

Technical Advisory Committee Bylaws

Upcoming Meeting Dates

  • April 15, 2021

  • August 12, 2021

  • December 2, 2021

Presentation on the Economic Valuation Study Draft Report by Cortney Cortez

Resources and Presentations from

August 13th, 2020 TAC Meeting:

              Cortney Cortez,                                                      Dr. Olander,

           The Balmoral Group                                                Duke University




Dr. Shepard,

The Nature Conservancy

Presentation on the Gulf of Mexico Ecosystem Service Logic Models and Socio-Economic Indicators (GEMS) by Dr. Olander
Presentation about the Nature Conservancy by Dr. Shepard

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