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SOC2023 presentation materials and session content

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Poster session

Session #06 Ecological and Social Dynamics of Natural and Restored Coastal Ridges

Session #04 Bipartisan Infrastructure Law: Accessing Federal Funds for Resilient Coasts and Communities – Panel

Session #08 Ida over lafourche

Session #16 Looking Below the Surface to Inform Better Restoration Outcomes

Session #20 Major Infrastructure Initiatives Progress: Bayou Region’s Flood & Economic Resiliency

Session #26 An Overview of Grant and Other Nontraditional Financing Opportunities for Coastal Projects*

Session #29 Coastal Master Plan Tools

Session #48 Transforming Environmental Review: Getting Restoration Projects on the Ground Faster – Panel

Session #50 Marsh Creation Design and AssessmentTargeted Small Scale Marsh Restoration

Session #52 Diverse Benefits of Coastal Restoration

Session #53 Flood Risk Management through Actionable Information for Gulf Coast Homeowners

Session #60 Factors that influence the abundance and resilience of wildlife and fisheries

Session #61 Research on Sediment Diversions

Session #70 Public Trust Doctrine: An Evolving Legal Theory for an Evolving Coastline- Panel

Session #74 Project Successes and Ecosystem Impacts – Rivers and Swamps

Session #78 The Lowermost Mississippi River Management Program: Modeling and Strategic Management Support

Session #79 Nature Based Solutions

Session #83 Using Modeling to Manage Coastal Ecosystems

Session #91 Blue Carbon: Opportunities and Uncertainties

Session #92 How the National Flood Insurance Program Is Influencing the Face of the Coast – Panel

Session #95 RESTORE Act Center of Excellence for LA: Research highlights and Coastal Master Plan utilization

Films at soc2023

Eternal flow

Chefs On Boats— Chefs Brigade

Iron sharpens iron

Isle of memories


MrGoing, going, gone

Born on the Bayou