Upcoming Opportunities

Trainings, Workshops, Information Exchanges

Planned Courses

*Please note that CTP offerings remain in flux, given the fluid nature of COVID-19.  The opportunities listed below will take place as described.  For the latest updates on course offerings, be sure to join the CTP listerve, details below!

Digital Data and Tools Primer - July 21 and 22, 2-3:30pm, Eastern
CBNERR and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Office for Coastal Management, are pleased to offer a virtual, 2-part, Digital Data and Tools Primer!  Join us July 21, from 2-3:30 pm Eastern, for a glimpse at data and tools developed by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science; and on July 22, from 2-3:30 pm Eastern, for training with NOAA’s Office for Coastal Management on NOAA’s Digital Coast resources. Both sessions will include live demonstrations; experts will be on hand to answer your questions and receive your feedback.  Sign up for one or the both!  Resources may include, but are not limited to the list below, and will be tailored to registrant feedback.  Please note that participation will require access to video conferencing software; links will be provided.  
Sign up for this free offering here
Day 1 - July 21
  • Virginia Estuarine and Coastal Observing System - designed to distribute the results of water quality and meteorological data monitoring efforts from the Chesapeake Bay and associated tributaries within Virginia
  • Chesapeake Bay Environmental Forecasting System -  simulates dissolved-oxygen and acidification metrics throughout the Chesapeake Bay
  • AdaptVA - provides an interface to consider multiple aspects of the coastal plain simultaneously, using infrastructure and natural resource inventories, flood risk maps, water level forecasts, story maps, and policy information
Day 2 - July 22

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Do you have an idea for a training opportunity or program that you would find particularly useful?  Please contact Cirse Gonzalez at 804.684.7144 or cagonzalez@vims.edu and let her know of your suggestions.