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Living Shoreline Professionals Advanced Training

August 31, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

The Virginia Institute for Marine Sciences (VIMS) is hosting an advanced Living Shorelines training for marine contractors, permit agents, landscape professionals, and other interested parties
who have a working knowledge of tidal shoreline stabilization.

The fee for the course is $25.00 per attendee. All registrations must be emailed to [email protected]

Workshop 1: Thursday August 24, 2017 Virginia Institute of Marine Science Gloucester Point, VA

Workshop 2: Thursday August 31, 2017 Potomac River Fisheries Commission Colonial Beach, VA

Course Topics will include:
o Living shoreline project trends
o Site evaluation process
o Design guidelines
o Non-structural & structural techniques
o Case studies
o Group design exercise

Course Instructors:

Scott Hardaway & Donna Milligan
VIMS Shoreline Studies Program

Karen Duhring
VIMS Center for Coastal Resources Management

To register for one of the classes send e-mail to [email protected]

Indicate which session you want to attend
Registered participants will receive additional information & instructions

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August 31, 2017
9:30 am - 3:00 pm