January 16-18, 2019
As predominant land owners within communities across the nation, park and recreation agencies are on the front lines of facing climate change. From rising sea levels to strong, more frequently-occurring weather events, agencies can and should be key players in developing resiliency strategies. Using Miami-Dade County, one of the most at-risk coastal areas in the world, as both setting and example, we explored the role of park and recreation agencies in maximizing the value of parks and open spaces for resilience.
What was Learned:
Innovation Lab Resources:
- Panel: The Resilience Landscape
- Panel: The Environmental, Economic, and Social Dimensions of Resiliency