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Dr. Steve Weisberg

Executive Director, Southern California Coastal Water Research Project


Dr. Weisberg is Executive Director of the Southern California Coastal Water Research Project Authority (SCCWRP), a research agency created to provide the scientific foundation for water quality management in California. Dr. Weisberg’s personal research focuses on developing and transitioning to application molecular tools to support environmental monitoring. He serves on a number of Governing Boards of other organizations involved with development and adoption of new technologies, including those for the California Ocean Science Trust, the Southern California Coastal Ocean Observing System and the Alliance for Coastal Technologies. He also serves on numerous advisory committees, including the State of California’s Clean Beach Task Force, the California Ocean Protection Council Science Advisory Team, the California Water Quality Monitoring Council, and the California Sea Grant Advisory Team.