9:35 a.m.

DISCUSSION

9:50 a.m.

Instructions for the breakout sessions—

Jeff Benoit, Chair

10:00 a.m.

BREAK

CONCURRENT SESSIONS—GEOMORPHIC SETTINGS:

  1. Beaches

  2. Mudflats and Marshes

  3. Bluffs

10:20 a.m.

Introductions and Description of the Breakout Process

10:45 a.m.

Overview presentation by invited speaker

Beaches Overview:

Neville Reynolds, Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.

Mudflats and Marshes Overview:

John Teal, Teal Partners

Bluffs Overview:

Hugh Shipman, Washington Department of Ecology

11:15 a.m.

Mini-presentations by willing participants

 

Discussion of setting-specific geomorphic processes

Noon

LUNCH

1:00 p.m.

Facilitated discussion of erosion:

  • causes,

  • how it works,

  • which kinds of substrates are sensitive,

  • geographic variation,

  • time-scale of stress, and

  • ecological implications.

3:00 p.m.

BREAK

3:20 p.m.

Systematic identification of mitigation options (hard, soft, and preventive, including case study example of each if possible) relative to erosion processes already identified.

4:30 p.m.

BREAK



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