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 Thursday August 13, 2020 from 9:30 am-2:00 pm virtually in accordance with ongoing social distancing guidelines.


The agenda and materials for the meeting are posted here for review. 

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

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Click here for TNC Mangrove Report

August 13th, 2020 TAC Meeting Materials:

Agenda Packet

Supporting documents related to Agenda Items:

Item 4   Draft April 17, 2020 TAC Minutes

Item 6a  Draft Habitat Restoration Needs Phase II Report

UPDATED DRAFT: Habitat Restoration Needs Phase II Report

Item 6b  Draft Climate Change Assessment for HRN Phase II Report

Item 6c  HRN Phase II Fact Sheet

Item 7a  Draft Economic Valuation Report

Item 7b  Economic Valuation Fact Sheet

Item 9a  TNC Mangrove Valuation Report

Item 10a  Gateway to Myakka Marsh Fact Sheet

Item 10b  Warm Mineral Springs Fact Sheet

Item 10c  South Lee County Watershed Fact Sheet

Item 10d  Wildflower Restoration Fact Sheet

Item 10e  Charlotte Harbor Flatwoods Fact Sheet

Item 10f  Data Discovery Memo

Item 10g Monitoring Station Installation Memo

Resources and Presentations from

August 13th, 2020 TAC Meeting:

    Cortney Cortez,             Dr. Olander,

 The Balmoral Group       Duke University

Dr. Shepard,

The Nature Conservancy

Dr. Olander GEMS.PNG
Ms. Cortez Economic Valuation.PNG
Dr. Shepard TNC Mangroves.PNG

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