The Maryland Coastal Training Program is partnering with NOAA’s Office of Coastal Management to host Nature Based Solutions for Coastal Hazards.

This course prepares coastal planners and managers for planning and implementing green or natural infrastructure projects to reduce coastal natural hazards in their communities.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe how green or natural infrastructure contributes to reducing the impacts of hazards and building resilience
  • Analyze considerations for choosing and planning green or natural infrastructure projects, including hazard reduction benefits, co-benefits, design, maintenance, and cost
  • Identify and assess approaches for successful implementation, including planning, funding, and engaging partners and stakeholders
  • Identify local green or natural infrastructure projects and connect with local experts who can provide additional information and guidance.

This training is being offered for free. Register by June 10.

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