Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 2017

an invitation-only workshop focusing on coastal louisiana communities.

The Rising Above Symposium will feature a day and a half conversation with leaders and decision makers from Louisiana communities as they tell their stories and work towards mapping solutions to build healthy, resilient communities of the future.

The Rising Above Symposium will provide hands on expertise from state and federal personnel, as well as local and international scientists and planners. Together we will develop road maps for programs and policies to better protect people in our changing landscape.

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with support from