Conservation Training

Social Science Basics for Coastal Managers

Event starts on September 27, 2021

Repeats: Sep 28, 2021

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Online

The social sciences are a valuable but often overlooked element of coastal zone management. Issues from marsh restoration to flood mitigation all involve understanding critical human elements— knowledge, values, and attitudes—of the people who live, work, and play in these areas. Topics to choose from for this online course include Understanding Stakeholders, Conducting Interviews, and Writing Effective Survey Questions.