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Helping LA Communities Achieve Long Term Flood Resilience

March 15-17, 2017, the LSU Coastal Sustainability Studio (CSS) hosted the Louisiana Community Resilience Institute (LCRI) Recovery and Resiliency Workshop in Alexandria, Louisiana, on behalf of five elected officials from Louisiana communities flooded during the spring of 2016.  In preparation for the event, CSS worked directly with each official to...

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Catherine Seavitt Lecture – Fall 2014

Wed, Dec 10     Noon-1:00pm Catherine Seavitt Principal Catherine Seavitt Studio Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture City College of New York Prof. Seavitt will speak on Structures of Coastal Resiliency: Jamaica Bay. Her work focuses on design adaptation to sea level rise in urban coastal environments and explores novel landscape restoration...

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