Staten Island: Response to Environemental Change and Superstorm Sandy

Date: 

2013

Summary: 

This project, working withthe National Park System, NPS, considered new resilient landscpe methods in response to seal level rise and catastrophic sorm events.

Issue: 

New York and New Jersey neighborshood that were being bought out in response to superstorm Sandy and potentila fute storm events and sea level rise.

Response: 

Providing a tool kit of resilient landscpe methods that could be used by NYC parks and the NPS.

Impact: 

@) difference scenerios for consideration of resilient landscpe methods that would apply to the south shore of Staten Island

Submitted by: 

  • Trowbridge, Peter J

Researchers involved: 

  • Trowbridge, Peter J

International focus: 

  • United States of America

United States focus: 

  • New Jersey
  • New York

New York State focus: 

  • Kings
  • New York
  • Richmond