Preview of the 2020 Social Coast Forum: Social Science for Coastal Decision-Making
The human dimensions of coastal management are complicated.
On this episode of the American Shoreline Podcast, we preview the 2020 Social Coast Forum coming up in Charleston February 3-6. Peter and Tyler welcome the organizers, Rebecca Roth, Executive Director of the National Estuarine Research Reserve Association (NERRA), and Lisa Auermuller, President of NERRA and a manager at the Jacques Cousteau National Estuarine Research Reserve (JC NERR) in Tuckerton, New Jersey. Partnering with NOAA's Office of Coastal Management, Lisa and Rebecca have led the team to develop the Social Coastal Forum, one of the most forward-looking coastal conferences in America. Tackling challenges along the American shoreline is ultimately a human problem and the forum address the complex human considerations in coastal management. Check out this unique and in-depth discussion on the American Shoreline Podcast.