Welcome to the 2023 California Water Boards Openscapes Champions Cohort! This is a Cohort for the California State and Regional Water Boards (SWRCB, “Water Boards”), with the Instruction Team led by staff from the Office of Information Management and Analysis (OIMA) and the Division of Water Quality (DWQ). Learn more about Openscapes at the Water Boards: https://cawaterboarddatacenter.github.io/swrcb-openscapes/.
We will meet as a Cohort via Microsoft Teams five times over two months for 2 hours, on alternating Wednesdays in August, September, and October 2023.
Agenda links below are only accessible to Cohort participants, as they are also an archive of our of our shared notes. Please see https://openscapes.org/series for more detail and to view blank versions of the agendas.
|Date||Cohort Call Agendas||Presentation Slides||Openscapes Lessons||Between Cohort Calls|
|08/16||1. Openscapes mindset||mindset, better science for future us||mindset, better science in less time||Seaside Chat (reflection, orient to the Pathway)|
|08/30||2. Culture & safety and Intro to the Pathway & Seaside Chats prep||culture & safety, Pathway & seaside chats||team culture, Pathways||Seaside Chat (Pathway trailhead); Co-working|
|09/13||3. GitHub for publishing and Documentation||GitHub for publishing, documentation||GitHub for publishing, documentation||Seaside Chat (organizing with GitHub; documentation needs); Co-working|
|09/27||4. GitHub for project management and Data strategies for future us||GitHub for project management, data strategies||GitHub for project management,data strategies||Seaside Chat (pathways); Co-working X 2|
|10/11||5. Pathways share||Open communities|
These are the teams participating: please edit this repo to add your name next to your team!
Anna Holder, Environmental Scientist & Tribal Coordinator, OIMA
Devan Burke, Associate Governmental Program Analyst, OIMA
Tina Ures, Engineering Geologist, DWQ