Workshop, Presentations, and Conference
Cultural and climate heritage are deeply connected to the way we work and live within our communities. Explore how you can contribute to the discussion of sea level rise, adaptation strategies and future actions at the Keeping History Above Water conference, the St. Augustine: Community Resilience and Cultural Resources pre-conference workshop and Ideas and Images presentations.
How to Participate?
January 31, 2019
Community Workshop- St. Augustine: Community Resilience and Cultural Resources
This workshop will solicit input from public officials, business leaders, community members, and property owners from the greater St. Augustine area on strategies for adapting our National Historic Landmark city to future rising seas.
- 8:00 a.m. - noon- Public Officials and Business Leaders
- 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m- Community Members and Stakeholders
Location: Willie Galimore Center, 399 Riberia St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
Take the Survey
Ahead of that workshop, members of the community are being asked to participate in an online survey.
Register for the workshop
Cultural Resilience and Contemporary America: Impressions from the Past that Inform the Present and Inspire the Future
As part of the Ideas & Images lecture series, scholars will explore climate justice, sea level rise, and policy changes.
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Lewis Auditorium
Workshop and evening presentations are free and open to the public.
2019 Conference: May 5-8, 2019
Keeping History Above Water: St. Augustine will explore the impacts of sea level rise on historic coastal and river communities and cultural resources through the lens of time. With the theme of Envision 2050, an emphasis is placed on policies, programs, and projects that address the situation in the short-term (defined as 30 years).
Learn more by visiting historyabovewater.org/2019-st-augustine/