Updated: Jan 7, 2022
Sea level rise? Nope. Wildfires? Unlikely. More frequent, more powerful storm events? Unfortunately, yes, that's what climate change looks like in the Midwest! As midwestern planners and landscape architects grapple with how to adapt, this event will get beyond the basics to discuss site-level impacts ...and what we can do about it.
CREDITS: 1.5 AICP CM, 1.5 LA CES (pending)
HOSTS: APA-IL Chicago Metro Section and the Illinois Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects
DATE & TIME: November 4, 2021, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CST
PLACE: Wherever you feel like (socially distanced of course). Web meeting link will be posted 1 week prior.
Julia Noordyk, Water Quality & Coastal Communities Specialist | University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute
Jim Angel, Lead Author, Midwest Chapter of the National Climate Assessment | Former Illinois State Climatologist (1997-2018) | Adjunct, Illinois State Water Survey, Prairie Research Institute, University of Illinois
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