Living Shorelines: A New Approach to Coastal Erosion Management in Nova Scotia

Living Shorelines: A New Approach to Coastal Erosion Management in Nova ScotiaThe Ecology Action Centre, Helping Nature Heal and the Bluenose Coastal Action Foundation will be giving a presentation on “living shoreline” approaches to coastal erosion management.

Living shoreline projects use vegetation and other natural materials to help protect land from erosion while allowing the shoreline to retain its dynamic nature and habitat features. Please come learn about how these approaches are being used in Nova Scotia.

Living Shorelines Events

Mahone Bay Free Presentation

When: Mon, April 07, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Mahone Bay Centre Room 203, 45 School Street, Mahone Bay

For further information, please contact

White Point Beach Resort Living Shorelines Hands-on Workshop

Concerned about coastal erosion? Learn how to manage it in a way that works for people, the coasts and wildlife–that’s a Living Shoreline! Learn how to live with and along shorelines that are constantly shifting, evolving and receding in this engaging and skill-building 2 day hands-on workshop.

When: May 5 – 6th 2014
Where: White Point Beach Resort

Click here for more information and to register.


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