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River Rising Solutions Webcast | Episode 4

July 15, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sit back, relax, grab a pint or a bite and join us webcast style! Listen and be a part of the conversation as St. Johns Riverkeeper Executive Director, Jimmy Orth, and Advocacy Director, Shannon Blankinship, discuss solutions to flooding and increasing water levels in the St. Johns and whether or not they will work.

We will be joined by guest speakers and experts – and hopefully you! Tune in, every other Wednesday at 7pm, starting June 3, 2020.

July 15 @ 7pm
Episode 4 – River Rising: Is Nature the next big thing in infrastructure?
Guest: Cory Rayburn, Watershed Manager with the City of Atlanta, Department of Watershed Management
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Join us to better understand the green vs. grey debate, and what the City of Atlanta has done to lead the way. Traditional grey infrastructure like bulkheads, Stormwater outfalls, sidewalks and roads cover our urban and suburban landscape. Can adding green to our landscape also mitigate climate change?


July 15, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Shannon Blankinship