Conference Objectives: To bring everyone involved in beach preservation to Washington to share our deep concern over future management of the nation’s beaches and shores. Elected officials, scientists, engineers, planners, attorneys, government officials and interested beach users will get an in-depth look at critical issues affecting beach preservation and management and have direct communication with key decision makers. You will develop a better understanding of federal budgeting and appropriations and have an opportunity for networking and meeting with Members of Congress, federal officials and beach advocates.
Who should attend?
Policy makers and policy implementers • City and county commissioners • State legislators • City and county
managers • Coastal engineers • Coastal geologists • Marine biologists • Departments of Natural Resources staffers
• U.S. Army Corps of Engineers staffers • Local and state planners • Coastal property owners • Coastal business
owners • Hospitality executives • Environmental agencies • Anyone committed to the future of the coast