ASBPA 2018 Coastal Conference Set for Autumn

The American Shore & Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA), in cooperation with the Coastal Zone Foundation, recently announced the Call for Abstracts for its 2018 National Coastal Conference.

The event will take place from October 30 – November 2 at the Galveston Island Convention Center, Galveston Island, TX.

The theme of the 2018 conference is “Resilient Shorelines for Rising Tides”.

ASBPA is the nation’s first organization to promote science-based policies for the preservation of coastal areas.

According to the organizers, the National Coastal Conference provides an opportunity for coastal stakeholders and managers to develop collaborative networks to promote best management practices, while learning the latest science, engineering and policy needed to maintain and improve the health of the beach-front and estuarine shorelines and ecosystems.