WDCAG 2023: Planning for Resilience and Climate Change
March 10-11, 2023, University of the Fraser Valley. CAG Western Division.
2023 WDCAG annual meeting
Field Trip 1 – Sea level rise impacts and adaptations in Crescent Beach
Time – Friday March 10, 2023 from 12noon – 5pm
Cost - $30
Number of participants - 20
Join Claire Hay for an afternoon at the beach as we investigate the challenges of sea level rise in the beautiful community of Crescent Beach in South Surrey. Crescent Beach is at the centre of the City of Surrey’s Coastal Flooding Adaptation Strategy (CFAS) and as a community is threatened with 1m of sea level rise by 2100. In this field trip, Claire will introduce participants to the geomorphology of Crescent Beach and talk about ways in which the community has been engaged in adaptation planning with the City of Surrey.
Field Trip 2 – Walking Tour of downtown Abbotsford
Time – Friday March 10, 2023 from 1pm – 4pm
Cost – Free
Number of participants - unlimited
Details to follow