MON-A04: Resilient by Design: Building Better in Response to Rising Waters

Registration Eligibility
ASLA online learning opportunities are open to all. ASLA members may purchase this presentation at a reduced rate.
Start Date
02/10/2018
End Date
02/10/2020
Description
This panel session will demonstrate the role of landscape architecture in adaptively and equitably building resilience to flooding hazards to increase health, safety, and welfare for all. Panelists will discuss innovative strategies and techniques that address known and anticipated future issues across a range of social, environmental, and economic factors.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
Learn design approaches to climate adaptation and hazard mitigation, most specifically flooding.
Understand the needs, issues, and opportunities associated with communities affected by recurrent flooding.
Gain insight into best practices that reduce loss of life and property due to flooding.
Examine policy and economic pathways to implement contextually appropriate design strategies.
Instructors
Chuck FlinkGavin SmithAndrew FoxKofi Boone
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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