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The new Bureau GPRA goals have been established by the Bureau

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The new Bureau GPRA goals have been established by the Bureau

    Appendix B

    GPRA goals

    FY FY FY FY 2000 FY 2001 Performance Measures

    1997 1998 1999 Proposed Proposed

    actual Plan actual Plan actual plan actual plan actual abcdef 4 5 4 4 9 7 New systematic analyses and 2

     d 1999 actual analyses d 1999 actual analyses d 1999 actual analyses d 1999 actual analyses

    Florida

    1. Mercury Analyses: Bates, A.L., Orem, W.H., Harvey, J.W., and Spiker, E.C. Sulfate

    contamination in the Florida Everglades: Sources and relation to methylmercury

    production. ES&T in press, Dir. Approval 3/99.

    2. Cleckner, L.B., C.C Gilmour, J.P. Hurley, and D.P. Krabbenhoft, 1999, Mercury

    Methylation by Periphyton in the Florida Everglades. Dir. Approval 6/99 Limnology

    and Oceanography 1999 (vol 44) no. 7 p.1815-1825.

    ; Bathymetry -Incomplete due to late arrival of cooperator funds, data has been

    collected and 4 of 16 quads are complete; remainder will be completed by end of

    next FY

    Chesapeake

    3. Nutrients and Sediments in Watershed (WRIR 98-4193);

    4. Application of Spatially Referenced Regression Modeling of the Evaluation of Total

    Nitrogen Loading in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed WRIR 99-4054 June 1999; San Francisco Bay

    5. Summary of Findings About Circulation and the Estuarine Turbidity Maximum in

    Suisun Bay, California http://sfbay.wr.usgs.gov/access/suisunbay/dschoell/ (check

    dates)

     e 2000 planned analyses

    Florida- Mercury Synthesis, Salinity Synthesis, Sediment synthesis; Flows to tide synthesis, development synthesis ; paleoecology synthesis, Bathymetry Chesapeake Ecosystem History, Land Use Change;

    San Francisco Bay studies in Suisun Bay on clams and contaminants;

    Greater Yellowstone Change in human presence in pilot watershed metro area (Jackson or Bozeman)

     f 2001 planned analyses

    Florida Aquifer Storage and recovery retrospective

    Mojave - Map of disturbed lands.

    Chesapeake -. 1. Summarize in a report the improved estimates for ground-water nitrate loads and residence times to Chesapeake Bay Program (CBP) for inclusion into revised nutrient-reduction strategies.2. Provide initial interpretations of food-web linkages in the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. 3. Provide report on relation to land-use and other environmental factors to fish health conditions in the Chesapeake Bay. 4. Provide summary report of long-term ecosystem change. 5. Write study plan for future USGS investigations (Fy2002-2007) based on technical needs of Chesapeake 2000 agreement.

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    Appendix B

    GPRA goals

    investigations delivered to customers.

    FY FY 1998 FY 1999 FY 2000 FY 2001 Performance Measures

    1997 Proposed Proposed

    actual Plan actual Plan actual plan actual plan actual ghijkl 1 2 2 2 2 4 Decision support systems or 1

    predictive models developed or

    improved and delivered to customers

     j 1999 actual models or decision support systems j 1999 actual models or decision support systems j 1999 actual models or decision support systems j 1999 actual models or decision support systems

    San Francisco Bay - model of location of X2 salinity standard based on river flow (IEP Newsletter Autumn) 1998;

    Florida web site (operational as of 3/99)

     k 2000 - actual models or decision support systems

    Florida SICS model (eastern portion);

    Florida web site forum results complete;

    Florida ATLSS models for Apple Snail, Florida Panther, deer demographic model, Crocodile

     l 2001 - actual models or decision support systems

    Florida- Biscayne Bay groundwater model Western Portion of SICS (=TIME) Chesapeake - Provide interpretation and report of late 1990's regression model to relate nutrient sources to loads (SPARROW model).

    Mojave- Decision support system that includes models of soil compaction and surface erosion to predict ecosystem recovery rates

    Platte River 2-D model of hydraulics and sediment transport to determine river flows necessary for channel maintenance

    Greater Yellowstone road density decision support system, grizzly habitat selection characteristics(amend for completion by 2001);

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Appendix B

    GPRA goals

    FY FY 1998 FY 1999 FY 2000 FY 2001 Performance Measures

    1997 Proposed Proposed

    actual Plan actual Plan actual plan actual plan actual mnopqr 6 8 7 8 7 3 Annual Stakeholder meetings 4

     p 1999 actual meetings

    Contact Mtg Name Place dates attendees Feedback Scott Phillips NPS, FWS, MD, VA, Chesapeake Patuxent (Dec 9-

    state agencies Liaison National 10, 1998

    Committee/Client Wildlife

    meetings Research

    Center

    South Florida Higer South Florida May 17-http://www.evergladesviWritten at meeting 561-687-Restoration (Boca Raton) 19, 1999, llage.net/sfrsf/list.ihtml and on web site, 6560 Science Forum

    Florida DEP, USGS Krabbenhoft South Florida South Florida June 16-Comments.doc

    Florida Power and 608-821-Mercury Science 18 1999 located in budget:

    Light USACE, 3843 Program Workshop gpra: 1999:

    SFWMD USEPA, mercury prog. Best 305-Ecotoxicity and South Florida 10/98 http://www.sfrestore.orghttp://www.sfrestor348-3965 Risk Management /sct/ecotox/ecotoxintro.e.org/sct/ecotox/e

    workshop htm cotoxintro.htm

    Mojave (Las Gaydos Science workshop 2/25-USAF, NPS, BLM, Verbal, At meeting 650-329-4330 Client meeting Vegas) 27/99 local restoration

    groups, FWS

    San www.abag.ca.gov/bayareaNichols State of the Estuary March Verbal, At meeting

    Francisco 650-329-Conference 17-19, /sfep/soe, calfed

    Bay (San 4411 1999 leadership and all major

    Francisco) invoved agencies

    Greater Ouren remote sensing 12/98 NPS, FS, academics, Verbal, At meeting

    Yellowstone 406-994-workshop Grizzly Bear Recovery 4760 Team, et al

    Platte R Platte R, Parker Feb 23-Platte River Technical Verbal, At meeting 303-236-Symposium Kearney, 24 Committee, Unitersity 4882 Nebraska and local stakeholders

    Parker Governance Platte River Feb 9-10. Platte River Verbal, At meeting 303-236-Committee Governance Committee 4882 presentation

     q 2000 planned meetings

    Chesapeake Liaison Committee/Client meeting, November 11-12;

    Mojave Client meeting, one with all agencies,

    Greater Yellowstone workshop;

    Florida October 14 CESI Elevation stakeholder meeting, Mercury Workshop;

    Platte R. Symposium

     r 2001 Planned meetings

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    Appendix B

    GPRA goals

    Mojave 2 meetings with the Desert Managers Group and meetings with the CDMG Science Team

    Platte R. Symposium; science/management meeting with Platte River Recovery Program (3-state agreement)

    Chesapeake - Annual stakeholder meeting with emphasis on future USGS investigations based on technical needs specified in the new CBP 2000 agreement. Florida - 2 meetings including Forum/Symposium

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