Coastal Hazards Seminar

August 9, 2006 - 9am - 4pm - Dillingham - Bristol Inn Conference Room

Agenda for Wednesday, August 9
1. Christy Miller - DCCED Community Coastal Planning and Resources
2. David Atkinson - UAF The Science Behind Flooding and Erosion
3. Sam Albanese - NOAA National Weather Service Forecasting
4. Orson Smith and Mike Hendee - UAA The Technology of Response Options
5. Molly McCammon - AOOS Gathering Data From the Ocean


The seminar is free but registration is required.

Field Trips -
Tue Aug 8 - 1pm - 5pm Clark's Point and Ekuk Beach flyover
Thu Aug 10 - 9am - 6pm Day trip to Togiak
Fri Aug 11 - 9am - 4pm Day trip to Naknek
Contact Liz Brown for field trip costs. Registration is required as space is limited.

Registration deadline is Friday, August 4, 2006

Presentations -

Community Planning for Flooding & Erosion Hazards (pdf: 864KB)

by Christy Miller, Certified Floodplain Manager, Division of Community Advocacy, DCCED

Coastal Erosion Responses to Alaska (pdf:3.69mb)

by Orson Smith, P.E., Ph.D. and Mike Hendee, P.E., University of Alaska Anchorage, School of Engineering

Contact: Liz Brown at 842-1265 or 866-942-1265 (toll-free)
e-mail - bfeab@uaf.edu