San Diego Water Quality Control Board
Santa Margarita River Estuary, California Nutrients Total Maximum Daily Load Project

Peer Review Request for Reviewers and Approvals

Documentation

  • Letters to Reviewers Initiating the Review

  • Supplement to Cal/EPA Peer Review Guidelines - January 7, 2009

  • Documents Provided for Peer Review
    • Estuary TMDL Draft Staff Report: California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region. 2018.  Santa Margarita River Estuary, California. Nutrients Total Maximum Daily Load, Draft Staff Report. February 2018.
    • Baseline Study: McLaughlin, K., M. Sutula, J. Cable, and P. Fong. 2013a. Eutrophication and Nutrient Cycling in Santa Margarita Estuary, Camp Pendleton, California. Technical Report 635. Southern California Coastal Water Research Project. Costa Mesa, CA.
    • Nutrient Target Development: U.S. EPA. (United States Environmental protection Agency). 2001. Nutrient Criteria Technical Guidance Manual. Estuarine and Coastal Marine Waters.
    • Nutrient Target Development: Sutula, M., C. Creager, and M. Wortham. 2007. Technical Approach to Develop Nutrient Numeric Endpoints for California Estuaries. Southern California Coastal Water Research Project Technical Report 516. March 2007.
    • Nutrient Target Development: Sutula, M. (Ed.). 2011. Review of Indicators for Development of Nutrient Numeric Endpoints in California Estuaries. Technical Report 646. Southern California Coastal Water Research Project. Costa Mesa, CA
    • Receiving Water Model Calibration Report: SPAWAR. (Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific). 2016. Technical Report 3015. Calibration of Linked Hydrodynamic Water Quality Model for the Santa Margarita Lagoon. Final Report. Pei-Fang Wang, Chuck Katz, Ripan Barua (SSC Pacific), James Martin (Mississippi State University), and Tim Wool (U.S. EPA Region 4, Water Management Division). SSC Pacific. San Diego, CA 92152-5001.

Peer Reviews and Responses



Peer Reviewers' Curriculum Vitae

William P. Ball, Ph.D. Professor
Depts. of Geography and Civil & Environmental Engineering
Whiting School of Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
313 Ames Hall, 3400 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21218
Email: ballw@chesapeake.org

Patrick L. Brezonik, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus
Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering
College of Science & Engineering
University of Minnesota, CivE 262
500 Pillsbury Drive, S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0016
Email: brezonik@umn.edu

Adil Godrej, Ph.D., P.E.
Research Associate Professor
Occoquan Watershed Monitoring Laboratory
The Charles E. Via Jr. Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Virginia Tech
9408 Prince William Street
Manassas, VA 20110
Email: agodrej@vt.edu

Brian L. Howes Ph.D.
Professor, School of Marine Science and Technology
Director, Coastal Systems Program
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
New Bedford, MA 02744
(508) 910-6314
Email: bhowes@umassd.edu

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