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Digital Coast Launches Green Infrastructure Effectiveness Database

June 22, 2017 OFFICE FOR COASTAL MANAGEMENT (OCM) | NATIONAL CENTERS FOR COASTAL OCEAN SERVICES (NCCOS)

Decision-makers want to understand how to effectively use nature-based practices to protect people, property, and infrastructure from storms and sea level rise. For this purpose, OCM assembled a collection of sources on the effectiveness of green infrastructure. NCCOS and the NOAA Climate Program Office provided input. The new Green Infrastructure Effectiveness Database provides a means of quickly searching for source information and studies. The database also illuminates gaps in information and areas for enhanced study.

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