The Beaches Conference

Friday, June 14, 2019, 8:30am – 3:30pm Save to Calendar

Exchanging the most current information among beach and coastal stakeholders with diverse interests.

Reservations

Special Instructions

Registration details coming in 2019.

Location

Off Site

This program will not be held at the Wells Reserve. See program description for exact location.

This event is handicap accessible

Conference: June 14, 2019 • Field Trips: June 13

Kittery Community Center

What is The Beaches Conference

The Beaches Conference works to provide continuing opportunities for exchange of the most current information among beach and coastal stakeholders with diverse interests, and to present the findings from Maine and New Hampshire beach monitoring programs.

Conference Themes

  • What makes for a healthy beach system?
  • Implementing coastal projects to support people and environment
  • What's in the water? (i.e., bacteria, toxic contaminants, stormwater, etc.)
  • Coastal regulation for municipalities
  • Impacts of marine plastics and litter
  • Harvesting from the sea: interactions with other uses
  • What's happening with marine animals?
  • Planning for climate uncertainty using the best science
  • Public participation in coastal science
  • Coastal access for multiple uses
  • The culture, history, and economics of our beaches
  • Flooding, erosion, and storms: preparing and responding

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More Information & Registration

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