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Mapping and Decision Support Tool Workshop : Feb 11-12, 2016


Virginia Eastern Shore Coastal Resilience Mapping and Decision Support Tool

A project funded by the Department of Interior Hurricane Sandy Coastal Resilience Fund ​

February 11-12, 2016 

Introductory Workshop and Training Manual (pdf)

Table of Contents

  1. Training Agenda
  2. Coastal Resilience Skills and Training Exercises
  3. Coastal Resilience Glossary of Terms
  4. Coastal Resilience Hints and Tips
  5. Instruction Guidelines for Conducting a Coastal Resilience Training Workshop
  6. Virginia Eastern Shore Coastal Resilience Project Fact Sheet and URLs


Training Objectives
  1. Brief participants on the Coastal Resilience approach and tool in the context of the larger NFWF Hurricane Sandy Coastal Resilience grant project.
  2. Demonstrate how to use the Coastal Resilience tool and apps through hands-on, structured exercises.
  3. Gather feedback on the look, feel, function, and usability of the Coastal Resilience tool.
  4. Solicit input on content and substance of apps and information presented in the tool.
  5. Equip participants with skills to be able to train others to use the Coastal Resilience tool.