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NH Coastal Adaptation Working Group: Assisting NH’s Coastal Communities

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NH Coastal Adaptation Working Group: Assisting NH’s Coastal Communities
Julie LaBranche, Senior Planner, Rockingham Planning Commission

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NH Coastal Adaptation Working Group: Assisting NH’s Coastal Communities

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  5. 5. Rockingham Planning Commission Progress and why it can be messy
  6. 6. A Rocky Road to Resilience for RYE 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 what to do with the shale piles? contested FEMA maps Rockingham Planning Commission
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  8. 8. Project Outcomes New Castle – community outreach about the role of coastal wetland buffers in reducing flood impacts, proposed wetland setbacks Hampton Falls – community outreach about the role of coastal wetland buffers in reducing flood impacts assisted Master Plan committee in incorporating Tides to Storms information in master plan update FROM TIDES TO STORMS 2: Climate Adaptation Implementation Rockingham Planning Commission
  9. 9. Project Outcomes Rye – prepared a Coastal Risks and Climate Adaptation Chapter for the Master Plan (adoption pending) Seabrook - prepared a Coastal Risks and Adaptation Chapter for the Master Plan (adopted in 2016) FROM TIDES TO STORMS 2: Climate Adaptation Implementation Rockingham Planning Commission
  10. 10. FROM TIDES TO STORMS 2: Climate Adaptation Implementation Project Outcomes Portsmouth – researched strategies to address coastal flooding in zoning and building codes North Hampton – prepared flood protection provisions for existing buffer standards in their zoning ordinance Hampton – prepared amendments to the floodplain development standards in the zoning ordinance including 1 foot freeboard requirement (adopted 2017) Rockingham Planning Commission
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  16. 16. • Tides to Storms Regional and Municipal Assessments and Maps • Tides to Storms 2 Implementation Projects http://www.rpc-nh.org/regional-community-planning/climate-change/tides-storms • C-RiSe and Setting SAIL Reports and Maps http://www.rpc-nh.org/regional-community-planning/climate-change/crise http://www.rpc-nh.org/regional-community-planning/climate-change/sail For information contact: Julie LaBranche Senior Planner Rockingham Planning Commission 156 Water Street, Exeter, NH 03833 Phone: (603) 778-0885 Email: jlabranche@rpc-nh.org Project Materials

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