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Operationalizing Resilience within Coastal Communities: Updates on USACE Comprehensive Study (Course) - $50.00

ORIGINALLY PRESENTED August 14, 2014 Course Length: 1.5 Hours Course Credit Hours: 1.5 PDH Moderator: Bill Anderson, Director & COO TISP Speakers: Amy Guise, Chief, Planning Division, USACE Baltimore District, Chief, North Atlantic Coastal Comprehensive Study Command Center Brian Batten, Senior Coastal Scientist & Technical Leader, Dewberry Course Overview: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has been tasked by Congress to conduct a comprehensive study of the coastal regions withind the boundaries of the North Atlantic Division to assess the need to address community and infrastructure vulnerabilites in a regional risk and disaster resilience system. This presentation will educate participants on findings of the study including: Approaches to mitigate flooding risks in coastal communities; An overview of the business case for resilient and sustainable communities; and Hear the highlights of the Comprehensive Study before your Congress Representative reads it. ...