USA: Coastal climate adaptation and resilience workshop

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI)
Date:
19 Jun 2013
Location:
United States of America (Perrysburg, Ohio)
Venue:
Owens Community College Toledo Area Campus, Audio/Visual Classroom Center, 30335 Oregon Road, Perrysburg OH 43551

Workshop includes:

  • Basic climate science.

  • Regional climate trends.

  • Potential climate change impacts.

  • Planning processes and tools to help communities adapt to climate change and coastal hazards.

  • Great Lakes Coastal Resilience Planning Guide - Learn what’s in the guide and how it can be used. Provide input to help shape this new planning resource.

  • Learn how communities and habitat managers are adapting to a changing climate in the Western Lake Erie Basin and beyond.

  • Communication and education techniques to support individual and community climate action.

  • Opportunity to network with other communities and organizations.


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Target audience

Planners and professionals addressing land use, public health, storm-water, watersheds, economic development, emergency preparedness, sustainability, agriculture, ports and natural resources.



Keywords

Themes:
Climate Change, Water
Countries:
United States of America
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