NADP Fall Meeting and Scientific Symposium

2022 Theme: Monitoring for a Sustainable Future

November 14-18, 2022
Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Conference Center

  • Technical & Science Committee Meetings: November 14-15
  • Scientific Symposium: November 16-17
  • Field trip: Great Smoky Mountains National Park (optional): November 18

Conference registration is now open!

About the Meeting

The meeting is intended for scientists, resource managers, educators, students, policymakers, and others interested in atmospheric deposition, air quality, and its effects on aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems. NADP data has been used for decades to understand and solve real-world problems impacting people and the planet, including helping to facilitate cleaner water, healthier air quality, more productive fisheries, informed environmental planning, improved air quality and climate forecasting, and responsible environmental stewardship.


In person: $275
Virtual: $125
Optional tour: $40
(If you need to pay for the Field Trip separately, there are instructions on the registration website for doing so.)
Student In person: $50
Student Virtual: No cost

Registration link
(Link will take you to the UT Conferences and Event Services site.)

Hotel Information

Hyatt Place Knoxville/Downtown
530 South Gay St.
Knoxville, TN 37902
Tel. +1-865-544-9977

The room rate is $102/night

Group Code: ATMO
Booking Link. Click on “Book Now” to receive the group rate.

The cut-off date for the NADP rate is October 14, 2022.

Abstract Submission
  • Call for Abstracts

    The abstract submission period has closed. Poster submission are still being accepted. Send the PDF or Word abstract to by September 30, 2022.

  • Field Trip

    An optional field trip is being organized to visit Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The trip will include tours of the Elkmont (TN11) and Look Rock Air Quality Monitoring Station (TN01/CASTNET/IMPROVE).

    • The tentative itinerary is here.
    • The cost for the field trip is $40. Payment can be done during the registration process.

    If you need to pay for the Field Trip separately, there are two options:

    1. Follow the instructions on the registration website for paying by check.
    2. Register below to reserve a spot and pay by credit card in person the week of the conference.

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    COVID-19 Statement

    The health and safety of NADP attendees is our top priority. We will work with the venue to host the safest meeting possible. We cannot forecast COVID-19’s impact in November at this point. We will comply with city, state and federal guidance regarding gatherings and masking, and will expect all attendees to do so as well. We will update this page continuously as we receive updates.

    Agenda at a Glance

    The tentative Block Agenda is available.

    November 14-15: NADP Business Meetings

    • Joint Subcommittees
    • Network Operations Subcommittee (NOS)
    • Education and Outreach Subcommittee (EOS)
    • Mercury in the Environment and Links to Deposition (MELD)
    • Aeroallergen Monitoring Science Committee (AMSC)
    • Critical Loads of Atmospheric Deposition (CLAD)
    • Total Deposition (TDep)
    • Executive Committee

    Symposium Theme: NADP 2022: Monitoring for a Sustainable Future

    The 2022 symposium will focus on monitoring for a sustainable future with topic areas highlighting applications, results, effects, and advances. While these will be the foci of the symposium, abstracts and presentations on any topic related to atmospheric deposition are welcomed. Symposium sessions will include:

    November 16-17: Scientific Symposium

    • Annual State of the NADP Address
    • Keynote Address
    • Session 1: Diversity, equitability, and inclusion in air quality monitoring; serving urban and rural communities; promoting public awareness and access to information and decision-making
    • Session 2: Deposition monitoring for science-based management of air pollution in a changing world; applications of critical loads to sustain biodiversity and ecosystem services
    • Session 3: Deposition monitoring to assess and address chemical contamination of the environment
    • Session 4: Tracking emerging pollutants and climate change indicators
    • Session 5: Links between reductions in deposition and climate resilience
    • Session 6: Mercury deposition and effects
    • Session 7: Technological advances in deposition measurements and monitoring
    • Session 8: Advances in atmospheric chemistry and deposition modeling and critical loads
    • Poster Session

    November 18: Optional Field Trip


    For questions regarding the Technical & Science Committee Meetings, please contact Ryan McCammon, Chair, NADP Network Operations Subcommittee,

    For questions about the 2022 Fall Meeting and Scientific Symposium, please contact Linda Geiser, Vice-Chair NADP Executive Meeting, 

    For other inquiries, please contact David Gay, NADP Coordinator.

    For meeting support, please contact David Gay or Richard Tanabe.