Case Study: Move Back and Change Property Slope

Title

Case Study: Move Back and Change Property Slope

Series Title

Building a Resilient Coast: Maine Confronts Climate Change

Identifier

MEU-V-10-002

Files

Link to Video

Creator

Maine Sea Grant and Oregon Sea Grant

Creation Date

2010

Duration

00:07:38

Geographic Focus

Kennebunk, Maine

Topics

Erosion mitigation

Keywords

Hazard Resilience, Climate Change, Sea Level Rise, Coastal Erosion

Summary

Homeowners in Kennebunk, Maine, took advantage of an Emergency Watershed Protection Program grant administered by the Natural Resources Conservation Service to make their house more resilient to storms and rising sea levels, and related flooding and erosion.

Comments

Maine and Oregon Sea Grant documentary video, Building a Resilient Coast, re-aired on Maine Public Broadcasting Network.

View additional videos in this series:

Building A Resilient Coast: Introduction

Cast Study: Elevate Homes on the Beach

Case Study: Multi-hazard Mitigation

Case Study: Move Back and Change Property Slope

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