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Texas Coastal Bend Living Shorelines

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Topic(s):

Living Shorelines

Priority Issue(s):

Ecosystem Integration , Habitat Conservation

Host Partner(s):

Mission-Aransas Reserve

Location:

map icon Port Aransas Community Center, Port Aransas, TX

Date/Time:

calendar icon2/11/2010

Price:

$0.00

Max Applicants:

100

         

Click here for a copy of the Homeowner's Guide to Permitting Living Shorelines in Texas, presenter contact information, and a list of living shoreline websites, publications, and electronic files distributed to workshop participants.

Special thanks to our partners who made this event possible. 

 

 

Agenda

Time

Session

Media/Resources

Video

8:30 a.m.

Registration

9:00

Welcome, Overview and Workshop Goals
Sally Morehead and Chad Leister, Mission-Aransas NERR

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9:25

What are Living Shorelines?
Lee Ann Wilde, Galveston Bay Foundation

What are Living Shorelines.pdf

9:55

Texas Coastal Processes and Shoreline Alternatives
Charlie Belaire, Belaire Environmental Inc.

Charlie Belaire - Shoreline Alternatives.pdf

10:40

Cost of Construction and Maintenance of Living Shorelines
Debbie DeVore, US Fish and Wildlife Service

Cost and Maintenance of Living Shorelines.pdf

11:10

Texas Living Shoreline Case Studies
Beau Hardegree, USFWS; Lee Anne Wilde, GBF; Leo Trevino, CBBEP

Beau Hardegree - Salt Lake Rookery Case Study.pdf
Lee Anne Wilde - Alonso Case Study.pdf
Leo Trevino - Biven Case Study.pdf

12:00 p.m.

Lunch

1:00

Permitting and Regulatory Agency Panel
Lloyd Mullins, USACE; Amy Nunez, TxGLO; Jesse Solis, Permit Service Center; Heather Young, NOAA; Pat Clements, USFWS; Jackie Robinson, TPWD; Raul Cantu, TxDOT; Peter Schaefer, TCEQ

Homeowner’s Guide to Permitting Living Shorelines in Texas.pdf

3:15

Funding Opportunities for Living Shorelines Projects
Heather Young, NOAA; Beau Hardegree, USFWS

NOAA Community Based Restoration Funding.pdf
USFWS Coastal Program Funding.pdf

3:40

Closing Remarks and Evaluations

4:10

Networking Session