Dune Systems and Sea Level Rise
Wed., Aug. 31, 7:30-8:30 p.m. 2016
On Wednesday, August 31st from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Dr. Patrick Hesp, Strategic Professor of Coastal Studies at Flinders University, Australia, will give a presentation on the evolution of barrier dune systems such as Humboldt Bay, and will describe the different ways in which foredunes can migrate inland during sea-level rise. An internationally renowned expert on dune geomorphology, Dr. Hesp will present examples from dune systems around the world. The presentation is part of the Dunes Climate Ready Outreach Grant. Meet at the Humboldt Coastal Nature Center, 220 Stamps Lane in Manila.