COMMITTEES AND WORK GROUPS
Coordinates the Forum's collective work plans and budget; coordinates and communicates with NFHP regarding administrative requests, reporting, project solicitations and 10 Waters to Watch; drafts Forum business documents; assists in coordination of Forum efforts and ensures members participation in Forum meetings, working groups and committees; and facilitates the formation of work groups and assists them as needed.
Bob Pagliuco, Chair
education and outreach
Addresses high priority outreach actions associated with Forum initiatives. Working with Forum committees and working groups, this committee develops short- and long-term strategic actions to advance understanding, awareness, and appreciation of the role of the Forum in making strategic investments in fish passage barrier removal in the State of California.
Alicia Marrs, Chair
science and data
Creates and coordinates working efforts to address data and science needs important to achieving Forum’s goals and objectives, in accordance with the Forum's bylaws. The Science and Data Committee collaborates with the National Fish Habitat Partnership Science and Data Committee to the extent possible, other Fish Habitat Partnerships, and other statewide and regional working groups to address shared goals and objectives.
Alex Jones, Chair
FISHPass Working Group
This group was formed as a subgroup of the Science & Data Committee, focused on refining and finalizing FISHPass, the Forum's web-based decision support barrier optimization tool. Actions include analysis and updates of key data inputs including cost data, baseline fish habitat, and PAD data. The FISHPass Working Group is also helping to steer the development of marketing and outreach materials for this tool in coordination with the Education & Outreach Committee.