Promoting Living Shorelines for Erosion Control – A Workshop for Real Estate Professionals
Are you curious about ways to protect shorelines from erosion? Do you want to learn about living shorelines: what they are, how to install, permits needed? Then consider this workshop!
Real estate professionals will receive 4 elective continuing education credits from the N.C. Real Estate Commission. Please bring your real estate license pocket card and photo I.D. to the workshop.
Workshop Objectives – Participants will learn about:
- The benefits and limitations of using living shorelines for erosion control;
- Different shoreline stabilization techniques, including living shorelines;
- Shoreline stabilization permitting process; and
- Best practices for use of marsh plants and oyster shell in erosion control.
Information provided by:
Coastal Training Program Coordinator
North Carolina Coastal Reserve & National Estuarine Research Reserve
Division of Coastal Management
Department of Environmental Quality