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Living Shorelines for Erosion Control on Estuarine Shorelines
February 20 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Living Shorelines are a creative and effective approach to shoreline stabilization that maintain, restore or enhance the shore’s natural habitats. In this workshop, staff from the Division of Coastal Management and North Carolina Coastal Federation will provide information about the benefits of living shorelines in North Carolina, discuss various living shoreline design options, how to permit these projects and an overview of best practices for creating living shorelines.
The event is free and is specifically intended for marine contractors, engineers, landscape architects, land use planners, floodplain managers and other professionals.
View the Agenda here. Attendees will meet at the Coastal Studies Institute in Room R262-850 NC.
- AICP will receive 4.5 certification maintenance credits
- Landscape architects will receive 4.5 continuing education credits (pending approval)
- Floodplain managers will receive 4.5 continuing education credits
- Engineers will receive a certificate of participation to file for 4.5 PDHs
The North Carolina Coastal Federation, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability in its programs or activities.