NERRA President Cory Riley will present at a briefing on disaster preparedness hosted by NOAA, the Digital Coast Partnership, and Congressional representatives Dutch Ruppersberger and Don Young on Thursday, September 21, 2017, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The briefing will will be held at the Capitol Visitor Center and will explore proven steps to making recovery from extreme storms faster, stronger, and smarter. Topics will include assessing coastal vulnerability; prioritizing approaches to community preparedness; data, tools, and training; and the public-private partnership model.
For more information or to RSVP, contact Makeda.Okolo@noaa.gov.
DIGITAL COAST PARTNERS
American Planning Association / Association of State Floodplain Managers / Coastal States Organization / National Association of Counties / National Estuarine Research Reserve Association / National States Geographic Information Council / The Nature Conservancy / Urban Land Institute