Learn about living shoreline approaches for erosion control and habitat restoration and enhancement.
Learn about local and regional living shoreline project efforts.
Identify challenges, opportunities, lessons learned, and next steps for encouraging permitting, design and implementation of living shoreline projects on public and private properties.
Provide updates on regulatory aspects of getting living shorelines in the ground.
Obtain tools and strategies for executing a successful living shoreline project.
Create a community of practitioners interested in living shoreline design in coastal Maine and the region.
April 6, 2018 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Location: Greater Portland Council of Governments Conference Room, 970 Baxter Boulevard, Portland, ME
Audience: Engineers, landscape architects, consultants, designers interested in incorporating green infrastructure and living shoreline stabilization techniques into projects around coastal Maine.
Planning and Engineer credits will be available