[Date Prev][Date Next][Date Index]

GLIN==> WAFSCM Coastal Initiatives Workshop: July 20

                                                                      A Smorgasbord of Coastal Initiatives

July 20, 2006, Thursday

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

at the

Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center

29270 County Highway G

 Ashland, Wisconsin

715 685-9983




The evening will consist of a combination of demonstrations and presentations including a panel discussion with local officials from several Lake Superior and Lake Michigan counties.  These experts will present some of the problems, solutions, research and other initiatives related to coastal hazards.


·         Oliver Video – How One Community Addressed Serious Erosion Problems – Kate Angel, Wisconsin Coastal Management Program   


·         Developing Setback Distances of Bayfield’s Lake Superior bluffs - Dr. David Mickelson, University of Wisconsin, Madison


·         Streambank Erosion - John Hoopes


·         Demonstration on Web/Portal Coastal Work – Gene R. Clark, Coastal Engineer, UW Sea Grant,  Dave Hart (invited) UW Sea Grant  


·         A Roundtable on Planning and Zoning Challenges - County and City Zoning Officials from several Lake Superior and Lake Michigan Counties


Displays will include: Lake Superior Water Trail, Lake Superior Bi-National Program, maps and more


Cost:   $5.00 for WAFSCM members

          $10.00 for non members*  

*For an additional $10.00 you can join WAFSCM (A savings of $10.00)


To register for the workshop, please fill out the attached registration form and mail it, along with your check, to:  Roxanne Gray, Wisconsin Emergency Management, P.O. Box 7865, Madison, Wisconsin 53707-7865 by JULY 12, 2006


July 20, 2006

Ashland, Wisconsin



NAME   ____________________________________________________________



ORGANIZATION              ______________________________________________________



ADDRESS            ____________________________________________________________






EMAIL ____________________________________________________________



TELEPHONE     ______________________________________________________




$5.00 - 2006 WAFSCM member

$10.00 - Registration only

$20.00Registration along with 2006 membership (a savings of $10.00)


Registration Deadline:  July 12, 2006


Return along with a check payable to Wisconsin Association of Floodplain, Stormwater and Coastal Management (WAFSCM) to:



Roxanne Gray, WAFSCM Treasurer

Wisconsin Emergency Management

PO Box 7865

Madison, Wi  53707-7865


For additional information contact:

Roxanne.Gray@dma.state.wi.us  608-242-3211




Susan Boldt at Susan.Boldt@dma.state.wi.us  608 242-3214