This training session accompanies the session "Nature Based Solution for Climate Resilience" and will present multiple successful case studies using different planning and implementation of nature-based solutions to increase infrastructure resiliency. Case studies from the Federal sector will be covered.
Deborah Loomis, Senior Advisor for Climate Change, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, US Navy
Upon completion of this session attendees will:
- Recognize how the Federal government as well as other innovative organizations are incorporating natural infrastructure solutions across large sites/campuses today to help mitigate impacts from climate change and improve resiliency;
- Identify some of the challenges around campus/site wide natural infrastructure programs and hear from experienced professionals on solutions that work;
- Identify some of the solutions and technologies being implemented currently; and
- Identify how to get stakeholder buy in when trying to implement new and innovative natural infrastructure solutions.