Research Activities: SCOS '97 - NARSTO PM Assessment Open Meeting to Comment on Internal Review Draft

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NARSTO PM Assessment
Open Meeting to Comment on Internal Review Draft

Friday, October 12, 0900 - 1700
Saturday, October 13, 0830 - 1230

California Air Resources Board
Training Room East and West, First Floor
1001 I Street
Sacramento, California 95814 


Note: Copies of the draft NARSTO PM assessment will not be available at the meeting. Please bring your own copy. 

Note: For each chapter, the lead author will present a summary of comments received, planned responses and then open discussion for comments from the floor. There will be no overview of the chapter material per se.

09:00 Introductions of Co-chairs and Lead Authors
Objectives and Format of the Meeting
Assessment Schedule

Summary of Integrative Comments
P. McMurry, U. of Minnesota

09:30 External Technical and Policy Relevancy Review J. West, NARSTO Co-ordinating Office

09:45 Chapter 1: The Relevance of PM: Overview of the Ambient Characteristics, Impacts, Air Quality Planning Frameworks, and Conceptual Models M. Shepherd, Environment Canada

10:05 Chapter 1: The Relevance of PM: Overview of the Ambient Characteristics, Impacts, Air Quality Planning Frameworks, and Conceptual Models M. Shepherd, Environment Canada

10:45 Chapter 3: Emission Inventories G. Hidy, Aerochem
M. Deslauriers, Environment Canada
T. Pace, US EPA

11:30 Chapter 8: Health Effects of PM B. Jessiman, Health Canada
R. McClellan, retired of CIIT

12:00 Lunch  

12:45 Chapter 4: Gas and Particle Measurements F. Fehsenfeld, NOAA

13:45 Chapter 5: Spatial and Temporal Characterization of PM Concentration and Composition C. Blanchard, Envair

14:45 Chapter 6: Receptor Methods for Source Apportionment - Beyond Emission Inventories J. Brook, Environment Canada
J. Watson, DRI

15:45 Chapter 7: Using Models to Estimate Particle Concentrations and Exposure M. Moran, Environment Canada
C. Seigneur, AER Inc

16:45 Chapter 9: Visibility Effects K. McDonald, Concordia University College
I. Tombach,

1715 Adjourn  

08:30 Chapter 10: Conceptual Description of PM for Nine N. American Regions J. Vickery, US EPA

09:15 Chapter 11: Recommendations P. McMurry, U. of Minnesota

10:30 Answers to the Policy Questions M. Shepherd, Environment Canada
J. Vickery US EPA

11:30 General Discussion - Overview Comments P. McMurry, U. of Minnesota

12:00 Adjourn  

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