Silver Jackets Newsletter
The latest Silver Jackets Newsletter, The Buzz (PDF, 3.84 MB), shares news from different agencies, state teams, and highlights the successful efforts of the Illinois Valley Regional Flood Resiliency Alliance.
Webinars & Presentations
Engineering with Nature for Flood Risk Management
Presenter: Todd Bridges, PhD, Senior Research Scientist for Environmental Science, USACE Engineer Research and Development Center
The USACE Engineering with Nature® initiative includes a network of research projects, field demonstrations, and communication activities to promote sustainable, resilient infrastructure systems. There is growing interest in leveraging natural systems and processes to support engineering functions. The webinar provided an update on the USACE Engineering With Nature® initiative, highlighting lessons learned, needs and opportunities for the future, and recent publication of the book “Engineering With Nature: an Atlas” that includes descriptions of 56 projects around the world.
The presentation slides (pdf, 5.79 MB), audio recording (mp3, 10.5 MB) and transcript (pdf, 210 KB) are available.
Date: March 5, 2019
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