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A Synthesis of Bioretention Performance in the Pacific Northwest

Andy Rheaume, City of Redmond
Dylan Ahearn, Herrera Environmental

2016SSEC

Shoreline oiling risk in the Salish Sea

Jason Lehto, NOAA

2016SSEC

Importance of Tribal Collaboration in Oil Spill Planning & Prevention

Fred Felleman, Commissioner, Port of Seattle
Chad Bowechop, Makah Indian Tribe Office of Marine Affairs

2016SSEC

PollutionTracker: A new partner-based initiative to monitoring coastal contamination

Carmen Morales-Caselles, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
Marie Noel, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
Peter Ross, Vancouver Aquarium and Marine Science Centre

2016SSEC

Puget Sound Regional Toxics Model: Evaluation of PCBs, PBDEs, PAHs, Copper, Lead, and Zinc

Gregory J. Pelletier, Washington State Department of Ecology
David J. Osterberg, Washington State Department of Ecology
Dale Norton, Washington State Department of Ecology

2016SSEC

The presence of microplastics in juvenile Chinook salmon and their nearshore environments

Brenna Collicutt, University of Victoria
Sarah Dudas, Vancouver Island University
Francis Juanes, University of Victoria

2016SSEC

Message in a Plastic Bottle; Marine Debris in Puget Sound

Kenneth J. Campbell, The Ikkatsu Project

2016SSEC

Cross-border citizen action: Protecting the Salish Sea from the risks of fossil fuel transport

Alexandra L. Woodsworth, Georgia Strait Alliance

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2016SSEC

Long-term nearshore subtidal sea star observations pre and post Sea Star Wasting Disease (SSWD) in the central US Strait of Juan de Fuca.

Nancy Elder, USGS Western Fisheries Research Center, Marrowstone Marine Station, Nordland, WA
Steve Rubin, USGS Western Fisheries Research Center, Seattle WA
Ian Miller, Washington Sea Grant, Port Angeles WA
Melissa Foley, USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center, Santa Cruz CA
Matt Beirne, Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, Port Angeles WA
Mike McHenry, Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, Port Angeles WA
Jeff Duda, USGS Western Fisheries Research Center, Seattle WA
Marshall Hoy, USGS Western Fisheries Research Center, Seattle WA
Rob Pedersen, USEPA Region 10, Seattle WA

2016SSEC

Development of Bioretention Media for Phosphorus Control

Andrew James, University of Washington Tacoma
Brian Hite, Cardno
Alex D. Gipe, University of Washington Tacoma
Carrie Shannon, University of Washington Tacoma
Dana B. de Leon, City of Tacoma

2016SSEC

Pacific Region Contaminants Atlas

Rob Knight, Community Mapping Network
Chris Garrett
Peter Ross, Vancouver Aquarium
Brad Mason, Community Mapping Network

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2016SSEC

Microplastics in Possession Sound

Elisa Aitoro, Ocean Research College Academy (ORCA)

2016SSEC

Hiding in plain sight: the prevalence of toxic cigarette litter and opportunities for litter prevention

Barbara Clabots, International Union for the Conservation of Nature- Global Gender Office
Kiley Sullivan, University of Washington

2016SSEC

Pervious Pavements and the Toxicity of Urban Stormwater

John D. Stark Ph.D., Washington State University
Jenifer K. McIntyre Ph.D., Washington State University

2016SSEC

Failure of the Assessment Process in dealing with Marine Mammals and Seabirds in the National Energy Board KM/TMX pipeline hearings

Garry L. Fletcher Mr, Friends of Ecological Reserves

2016SSEC

The improved screening and characterization of Contaminants of Emerging Concern in environmental samples with QTOF LC-MS/MS instrumentation.

Andrew James, University of Washington - Tacoma Campus
Bowen Du, University of Washington - Tacoma Campus
Joel Baker, University of Washington Puget Sound Institute
Edward P. Kolodziej, University of Washington

2016SSEC

Ecological Screening Assessment of Selected Surfactants under the Government of Canada’s Chemicals Management Plan

Barbara J. Elliott, Environment and Climate Change Canada

2016SSEC

Community-Based Oil Spill Response in Alaska

Tim Robertson, Nuka Research and Planning Group, LLC

2016SSEC

Sewage in the Strait of Georgia: how big is the problem and what can we achieve by treatment?

Sophia Johannessen, Institute of Ocean Sciences, Fisheries and Oceans Canada

2016SSEC

Vessel Traffic Safety Analysis and Vessel Traffic Risk Assessment: Columbia River, Puget Sound, and the Washington Coast

Scott Ferguson, Washington State Department of Ecology
Brian Kirk, Washington State Department of Ecology

2016SSEC

Persistent Pollutants in Puget Sound Juvenile Chinook Salmon: Changes after 25 years

Lyndal Johnson, NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Gina Ylitalo, NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center
James West, Washington (State). Department of Fish and Wildlife
Sandra O'Neill, Washington (State). Department of Fish and Wildlife

2016SSEC

Shoreline cleanups: the first step to solving plastic pollution in the Salish Sea

Kate Le Souef, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre

2016SSEC

Impacts of run-of-river hydropower on food web structure and mercury bioaccumulation in American dippers of coastal British Columbia

Veronica M. Norbury, University of Saskatchewan
Christine A. Bishop, Environment Canada
Tim D. Jardine, University of Saskatchewan
John Elliott, Environment Canada
Christy A. Morrissey, University of Saskatchewan

2016SSEC

Polluter Pays Principle and the Role of the Responsible Party: lessons from the MV Marathassa spill

John Konovsky, Tsleil-Waututh Nation

2016SSEC

Determining Effectiveness of Dungeness Crab Escapement in Derelict Traps Commonly used in the Washington Waters of the Salish Sea

Kyle Antonelis, Natural Resources Consultants, Inc.
Joan Drinkwin, Northwest Straits Foundation
Jason Morgan, Northwest Straits Foundation
Paul Rudell, Natural Resources Consultants, Inc.

2016SSEC

Contaminant and health monitoring of endangered Southern Resident killer whales

Bernadita Anulacion, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Brad Hanson, NOAA NMFS NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center (U.S.)
Candice Emmons, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center (U.S.)
Dawn Noren, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Teresa Mongillo, NOAA NMFS Office of Protected Resources
Lynne Barre, NOAA NMFS Fisheries
Linda Rhodes, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Jessica Lundin, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Gina Ylitalo, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center

2016SSEC

Oil Spill Risk and Response in an Urban Context: A local government perspective

Katie McPherson

2016SSEC

Oil spill vulnerability of marine birds: Combining telemetry and biomarker data to assess exposure risk to hydrocarbons

Megan Willie, Simon Fraser University
Dan Esler, USGS Alaska Science Center
Sean Boyd, Environment Canada
Philip Molloy, Stantec Consulting Ltd.
Ron Ydenberg, Simon Fraser University

2016SSEC

Analysis of Bioretention Soil Media for Improved Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Copper Retention

Curtis H. Hinman Mr., Herrera Environmental

2016SSEC

Boundary Bay Ambient Monitoring Program - Water Quality Monitoring Results

Helia Yazdanpanah
Lauren Petersen
Les Swain

2016SSEC

Preventing small oil spills through transboundary coordination – the story of the Pacific Oil Spill Prevention and Education Team (POSPET)

Hilary S. Wilkinson, Veda Environmental
Michelle Young, Georgia Strait Alliance

2016SSEC

Disposal at Sea: How is it regulated in Canada?

Chelsey Cameron, Environment Canada

2016SSEC

Cleaning up the sea: the removal of a derelict fishing net is inspired by the Global Ghost Gear Initiative

Lynn Kavanagh, World Animal Protection
Joel Baziuk, Steveston Harbour Authority

2016SSEC

Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE) and their hydroxlyated and methoxylated derivatives in blood from E-waste recyclers, commercial fisherman and office workers in the Puget Sound, WA region

Irvin Schultz, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Sara Cade, Battelle PNNL
Li-Jung Kuo, Battelle PNNL

2016SSEC

Coho Salmon Spawner Mortality in Pacific Northwest Urban Watersheds: Lethal Stormwater Impacts are Prevented by Soil Bioinfiltration

Jay W. Davis, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Julann A. Spromberg, NOAA Fisheries, Northwest Fisheries Science Center
David H. Baldwin, NOAA Fisheries, Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Jenifer McIntyre, Washington State University
Steven Damm, Seattle Public Utilities
Mike Huff, Suquamish Tribe
Nathaniel L. Scholz, NOAA Fisheries, Northwest Fisheries Science Center

2016SSEC

Legacy and emerging toxic contaminants in Pacific sand lance throughout Puget Sound, Washington

Kathy Conn, USGS Washington Water Science Center
Collin Smith, USGS Western Fisheries Research Center, Cook, WA
Theresa Liedtke, United States Geological Survey
Renee K. Takesue, U.S. Geological Survey
Rick Dinicola, USGS Washington Water Science Center

2016SSEC

Plastic in the Surface waters of the Inside Passage and Salish Sea Beaches of Washington

Wally Davis
Janine Boire 3855582, Port Townsend Marine Science Center

2016SSEC

Progress in trans-boundary marine monitoring harmonization and data sharing

Brenda Burd, Vancouver Aquarium

2016SSEC

Fisheries and Oceans Canada Salish Sea Water Properties Survey

Peter Chandler, Institute of Ocean Sciences, Fisheries and Oceans Canada

2016SSEC

PCB Cycling in an Estuary - Fate of Urban and Nonurban Inputs

Jeffrey Stern, King County Department of Natural Resources

2016SSEC

Are microplastics a risk to food security?

Sarah Dudas, Vancouver Island University

2016SSEC

From land to the Salish Sea – Towards an understanding of microplastics source, transport and fate

Esther Anna Gies PhD, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, V6T 1W5
Ellika Crichton BSc, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
Carmen Morales-Caselles PhD, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
Peter S. Ross PhD, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre

2016SSEC

Instream Attenuation of Nitrogen and Phosphorus in the Puget Sound Basin

Richard Sheibley, U.S. Geological Survey

2016SSEC

PCBs and PBDEs in Salish Sea harbour seals from 1984 to 2014: notable improvements following regulatory changes

Marie Noel, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
Dyanna Lambourn, Washington (State). Department of Fish and Wildlife
John Calambokidis, Cascadia Research
Steve Jeffries, Washington (State). Department of Fish and Wildlife
Peter Ross, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre

2016SSEC

Systematic Variations on Broad Time Scales As Revealed by High Resolution Oceanographic Monitoring from Cabled Observatory Sensors

Steve Mihaly, Ocean Networks Canada
Richard Dewey, Ocean Networks Canada
Akash Sastri, Ocean Networks Canada

2016SSEC

Upstream Sources: Toxic Chemicals in Kids' Products

Nancy Uding

2016SSEC

A framework to assess vulnerability of biological components to ship-source oil spills in the marine environment

Kate Thornborough, Institute of Ocean Sciences, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Candice St. Germain, Institute of Ocean Sciences, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Lucie Hannah, Institute of Ocean Sciences, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Miriam O, Institute of Ocean Sciences, Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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2016SSEC

Recent PCB Body Burdens in Northern Pikeminnow, Yellow Perch and Smallmouth Bass from Lake Washington

Richard Jack, King County (Wash.). Water and Land Resources Division
Jenee Colton, King County (Wash.). Water and Land Resources Division

2016SSEC

Solutions to Derelict Fishing Gear in the Salish Sea

Joan M. Drinkwin, Northwest Straits Foundation
Kyle L. Antonelis, Natural Resources Consultants, Inc.

2016SSEC

InFORMative Science: Monitoring the arrival of Fukushima contamination on the Canadian coast

Jonathan P. Kellogg, University of Victoria, Canada
Jay T. Cullen, University of Victoria, Canada
Ken O. Buesseler, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Jing Chen, Health Canada
Jack Cornett, University of Ottawa, Canada
Erica Frank, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, V6T 1W5
Cole MacDonald, University of Ottawa, Canada
Lauren McKay, University of Victoria, Canada
Jean-Francois Mercier, Health Canada
Kathryn Purdon, University of Victoria, Canada
Susan Reynolds, University of Victoria, Canada
John N. Smith, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Marc Trudel, Pacific Biological Station, Fisheries and Oceans Canada

2016SSEC

RSMP Status and Trends: Characterizing urban nearshore sediment quality at the regional scale

Brandi Lubliner, Washington State Department of Ecology
Robert Black, USGS Washington Water Science Center

2016SSEC

Contaminant exposure in marine foraging river otters from Southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Andrew C. Huang 7102273, Environment Canada
Cait Nelson, British Columbia Ministry of Environment
Daniel A. Guertin, Golder Associates Ltd, Vancouver, BC
John E. Elliott, Environment Canada

2016SSEC

Temporal trends of three major classes of toxic contaminants in two indicator fish species from Puget Sound, Washington

James West, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
Jennifer Lanksbury, Washington (State). Department of Fish and Wildlife
Laurie A. Niewolny, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
Andrea J. Carey, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
Mariko Langness, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
Robert Fisk, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
Sandra M. O'Neill, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife

2016SSEC

Long term trends in mercury in seabird eggs from Pacific Canada: relationships with stable isotopes particularly sulfur

John Elliott, Environment Canada
Kyle H. Elliott, McGill University

2016SSEC

Current Chemical Body Burdens in Dungeness and Red Rock Crab from Elliott Bay and King County Marine Waters

Deb Lester, King County Department of Natural Resources
Debra Williston, King County Department of Natural Resources

2016SSEC

Wastewater treatment plant effluent alters pituitary gonadotropin mRNA levels in juvenile coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch)

Louisa Harding, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington
Irvin Schultz, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Denis Da Silva, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Gina Ylitalo, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Penny Swanson, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center

2016SSEC

Urban runoff differentially affects coho and chum salmon spawners

Jenifer McIntyre, Washington State University
Julann Spromberg, NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center
James Cameron, NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Jessica Lundin, NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Jay Davis, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
John Stark, Washington State University - Puyallup
Nathaniel Scholz, NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center

2016SSEC

Confirmation of stormwater bioretention treatment effectiveness using molecular indicators of cardiovascular toxicity in developing fish

Nathaniel Scholz, NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Emma Mudrock, Washington State University - Puyallup
Jay Davis, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
John Incardona, NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center
John Stark, Washington State University - Puyallup
Jenifer McIntyre, Washington State University - Puyallup

2016SSEC

Biomagnification, oceanographic processes, and the distribution of toxic contaminants in Puget Sound’s pelagic food web

James West, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
Christopher Krembs, Washington (State). Department of Ecology
Jennifer A. Lanksbury, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
Sandra O'Neill, Washington (State). Department of Fish and Wildlife

2016SSEC

Virtual simulations of potential vessel discharges in Puget Sound and the Puget Sound No Discharge Zone

Teizeen Mohamedali, Washington (State). Department of Ecology
Mindy Roberts, Washington (State). Department of Ecology
Amy Jankowiak

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2016SSEC

Toxic contaminants and other chemical tracers in Pacific herring and Pacific salmon provide insights into prey preferences and foraging habitat of southern resident killer whales

Sandra M. O'Neill, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
James E. West, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Resources Division
Gina M. Ylitalo, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center

2016SSEC

Risk Assessment, Monitoring, and Management of Contaminated Marine Sediments

Peter M. Chapman

2016SSEC

Initial observations on spatial and temporal variations in the concentration of dissolved and particulate PBDE congeners in the Strait of Georgia

Roger Francois, UBC

2016SSEC

Examining the Physiological Phenotype of Dying Coho Salmon Exposed to Urban Stormwater Runoff.

James R. Cameron, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Jenifer McIntyre, Washington State University - Puyallup
Julann Spromberg, NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Jessica Lundin, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Jay Davis, United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Nathaniel Scholz, NMFS, Northwest Fisheries Science Center

2016SSEC

Multi-agency environmental monitoring following the MV Marathassa oil spill in Vancouver in April 2015: are we ready for a big one?

Peter S. Ross, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
Mark Yunker, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
Carmen Morales-Caselles, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre

2016SSEC

Mapping Sources and Levels of Chronic Anthropogenic Stressors

Phil Bloch, Confluence Environmental Company

2016SSEC

Projected Vessel Traffic Increase in the Salish Sea

Stephanie Buffum, Friends of the San Juans

2016SSEC

Drift cards in the Salish Sea and beyond: observation meets modeling.

Andrew Rosenberger, Raincoast Conservation Foundation

2016SSEC

Marine Shipping in the Salish Sea: Regional and global Initiatives to protect the Salish Sea

Stephanie Buffum, Friends of the San Juans

2016SSEC

Chemicals of emerging concern in marine biota: presence of estrogenic chemicals in bile of English sole from Puget Sound

Denis Da Silva, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Lyndal L. Johnson, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Catherine Sloan, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Penny Swanson, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
James E. West, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Resources Division
Gina Ylitalo, NOAA NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Sandra M. O'Neill, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife

2016SSEC

Plastic ingestion by Pacific Sand Lance (Ammodytes personatus) in the Salish Sea.

Douglas Bertram, Environment and Climate Change Canada
Cliff Robinson
M Hennekes
M Galbraith
N Dangerfield
S Gauthier
K Woo

2016SSEC

Assessing 134Cs & 137Cs levels in abiotic and biotic samples in British Columbia following the Fukushima Nuclear Accident

Thomas Domingo, Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University
Juan Jose Alava, Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries, University of British Columbia & Ocean Pollution Research Program, Coastal and Ocean Research Institute, Vancouver Aquarium, Marine Science Centre
Aaron Chester, Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University
Nikolaus Gantner, Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University
Usman Rizwan, Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University
Aki Sano, Simon Fraser University
Kris Starosta, Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University
Jonathan Williams, Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University

2016SSEC

Measuring Persistent Organic Pollutants (PBDES) in River Otter Scat

A.Y. Green, The Seattle Aquarium
S Larson, The Seattle Aquarium
A.D. Smith, The Seattle Aquarium

2016SSEC

Citizen Initiative to create a Trans-national Salish Sea Particularly Sensitive Sea Area

Dr Alexander Gillespie, University of Waikato, New Zealand

2016SSEC

Polybrominated diphenyl ethers and their derivatives in edible seafood

Sara Cade
Irv Shultz
Li-Jung Kuo

2016SSEC

Engaging Citizens in response to increasing Vessel Traffic

Terry Turner, San Juan Marine Resources Committee SJMRC

2016SSEC