Explore the strategies Chesapeake Bay area communities are using to adapt to rising waters, including wetland restoration and construction, reducing impermeable surfaces, reef restoration and construction, and other green infrastructure.
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Designing for Disaster
Design can reduce our risk and increase our resiliency to the most destructive forces of nature. From seismic retrofits and safe rooms to firebreaks and floodplain management, this exhibition explores how regional, community, and individual preparedness are the best antidotes to disaster.
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