Presentation Abstract

An overview of the Green Shores program. Green Shores was developed in BC for marine shorelines with a focus on commercial properties. The Green Shores Coastal Development Rating System (CDRS) pilot project and case studies from three coastal projects will be highlighted. The presentation will provide opportunity to discuss lessons learned from the Green Shores CDRS certification process and SCBC's work coastal communities as well as next steps for Green Shores in BC and beyond.

Session Title

Session S-08H: Incentives, Guidance and Collaboration for Greener Shorelines

Conference Track

Social Science Plus

Conference Name

Salish Sea Ecosystem Conference (2014 : Seattle, Wash.)

Document Type

Event

Start Date

2-5-2014 8:30 AM

End Date

2-5-2014 10:00 AM

Location

Room 607

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English

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Room 607

An overview of the Green Shores program. Green Shores was developed in BC for marine shorelines with a focus on commercial properties. The Green Shores Coastal Development Rating System (CDRS) pilot project and case studies from three coastal projects will be highlighted. The presentation will provide opportunity to discuss lessons learned from the Green Shores CDRS certification process and SCBC's work coastal communities as well as next steps for Green Shores in BC and beyond.