San Francisco

Restoring the Corte Madera Baylands

Sea level rise adaptation through research and collaborative planning

12:30 p.m. | Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Photo courtesy of Flickr user joiseyshowaa

As sea levels rise, there is growing interest in looking toward nature-based solutions to protect shoreline communities. The preservation and creation of high, wide marshes provides a first line of defense against coastal flooding. Come learn how research at Corte Madera and collaborative adaptation planning in Hayward are exploring these ideas in San Francisco Bay.

Sarah Richmond / BCDC
Maggie Wenger​ / BCDC

 

Location

SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726

Admission

Free to members 
$10 non-members
Okay to bring lunch

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