Michigan State University to host virtual coastline workshop for area

EAST LANSING – Michigan State University is hosting a virtual Zoom workshop to gather crucial feedback about current coastline perceptions from the Manistique community Dec. 1 from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Among other topics, the workshop will allow researchers to discuss the shoreline monitoring techniques they are implementing in Manistique.

This event is designed to engage with decision-makers and seeks to better understand the needs of the Manistique community around coastal hazard mitigation and continued monitoring.

Major components of the workshop include: how the team has used drones for coastal monitoring, participating in interactive coastline activities specific to Manistique, and learning about how modeling coastlines can help better assess hazards.

For questions or more information contact Erin Bunting at ebunting@msu.edu or (517) 432- 0446.

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