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This full-day symposium will present an overview of current research on climate change and its impact on sea level rise, ocean acidification, anticipated changes in precipitation and consequences for inland flooding and changes to groundwater levels, and emergency preparedness and resiliency in the energy industry.

5/9/2019
When: Thursday, May 9, 2019
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Where: Cushing Memorial Hall
673 Main Street
Norwell, Massachusetts 
United States

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South Shore Climate Change Symposium

May 9, 2019
8:30am to 3:30pm
Cushing Memorial Hall, 673 Main St, Norwell

Photo credit S. Sullivan

This full-day symposium will present an overview of current research on climate change and its impact on sea level rise, ocean acidification, anticipated changes in precipitation and consequences for inland flooding and changes to groundwater levels, and emergency preparedness and resiliency in the energy industry. The day will also feature case studies of local climate change initiatives including funding and opportunities for stormwater management, buyouts and relocation strategies, and impacts on coastal property values.


The target audience for this symposium includes: elected officials; municipal department heads and staff; local board, commission, and committee members; federal and state agency staff; non-governmental stewardship organization representatives; and, interested citizens.  Morning coffee, refreshments and lunch will be provided.

For more information CLICK HERE   For the Agenda CLICK HERE    Register HERE


Cosponsored with the Metropolitan Area Planning Council, Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management, Massachusetts Bays National Estuary Program, North and South Rivers Watershed Association, South Shore Climate Resiliency Network, and the towns of Norwell, Scituate, and Duxbury.

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