Living Shorelines: Bringing Together Science, Restoration, and Management on Our Nation’s Coasts
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Living shorelines offer protection from coastal storms and provide wildlife habitat. This webinar introduces the concept and examines how the term is defined and applied. Experts from the East and West Coasts provide examples and highlight challenges they’ve faced.
- Describe living shorelines
- Identify the different types of living shorelines that exist
- Recognize how perceptions of a “living shoreline” may vary from region to region
Rich Takacs, NOAA Restoration Center
Rob Schnabel, Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Nicole Faghin, Washington Sea Grant
Recorded September 2013