Virtual HSRP meeting for September 23-24, 2020:
September 23, 2020, 1-5:30pm EDT
September 24, 2020, 1-5pm EDT

Meeting Federal Register Notice:
Meeting Flier:
Special Accommodations: This meeting is accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Virginia Dentler at or Lynne Mersfelder-Lewis at at least ten days prior to the meeting date.
Location: Virtual meeting / webinar
Meeting Sign Up Information and Meeting Announcements: Please contact and
Public Webcast Sign Up Information: The webinar can accommodate 500 participants. Advance registration is required at:
Public Comments: Public comments and letters are requested via email by September 15, 2020. The comments should address Section 1.2: Develop an Implementation Plan for the National Strategy. The National Strategy or NOMEC is " National Strategy for Mapping, Exploring, and Characterizing the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone, June 2020" and at: The comments to the implementation plan for NOMEC and related HSRP topics will be shared with the HSRP members in advance and included in the meeting record. Please email letters and comments to:, and
Reference Materials and Links:

Backgroud material on Ocean Mapping:

Speaker Bios:
Webinar Audio:
Committee Letter:
NOAA Response:

Contact Information

For further information please contact:

NOAA Hydrographic Services Review Panel
1315 East-West Highway
SSMC3, N/CS, room 6127
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Revised: 7/29/2020