Strengthening Coasts for a Resilient Future

DATE
Wed, 07/18/2018 - 7:00pm to Thu, 07/19/2018 - 5:00pm
LOCATION
Various - Register for details
DETAILS

Mark your calendars now for this two-day event, including a public talk and workshop, to be held this summer at UCI with some of the leading experts on building and implementing coastal resilience!

July 18 - Evening with Gary Griggs, Distinguished Professor of Earth Sciences, UC Santa Cruz, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

July 19 - Workshop, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Workshop Objectives: Participants will leave the workshop with a greater understanding of the landscape of coastal resilience activities across communities. Specifically, participants will gain insight on:

  • Lessons learned for planning and implementation at the local and regional levels
  • Tools and resources for informing planning decisions
  • Green infrastructure solutions to reduce impacts of coastal hazards

Presented by:

  • Blue Earth Consultants, a Division of ERG
  • Empowering Sustainability
  • UCI Oceans
  • UCI Newkirk Center for Science and Society
  • UCI Social Ecology

View event link at Newkirk Center for Science and Society website.