CHRN Annual Meeting 2018

Coastal Hazards Resilience Network Annual Meeting 2018

Objective: To connect with fellow members of the Coastal Hazards Resilience Network (CHRN) and learn about hazards and resilience projects happening along Washington’s coast.

 Check-in: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM      

Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Date: June 5, 2018

Location: University of Washington, South Campus Center (Room 303)


9:00 AM – 9:25 AM Welcome
9:25 AM – 9:30 AM Break
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM Earthquake and Tsunami Session

  • Carrie Garrison-Laney of Washington Sea Grant: Introduction to earthquake hazards in WA and how paleoseismology is used to determine recurrence of earthquakes and tsunamis
  • Randall LeVeque of UW: Introduction to tsunami modeling
  • Daniel Eungard of the Washington Department of Natural Resources: Introduction to Washington’s tsunami maps and explanation for L1
  • Dan Abramson of UW: Tsunami hazard scenarios in community planning in Aberdeen and Neah Bay
  • Ann Bostrom of UW: Communicating information about hazards
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM Washington State Coast Resilience Assessment Session

  • Phyllis Shulman of the William D. Ruckelshaus Center: Review of the Washington State Coast Resilience Assessment
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Road Map to Washington’s Future Project Session

  • Joe Tovar of the William D. Ruckelshaus Center: Overview of the Road Map to Washington’s Future project and gather feedback from the CHRN
2:30 PM – 2:35 PM Break
2:35 PM – 3:15 PM Coastal Hazards in Review

  • Hugh Shipman
3:20 PM to 4:00 PM Closing

  • CHRN members share updates and closing thoughts
4:00 PM – 4:30 PM Travel to Big Time Brewing & Alehouse

  • 4133 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Happy Hour


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