Wagon Hill Farm Living Shoreline Phase II

Wagon Hill Farm Living Shoreline Phase II

Project Portal The tidal shoreline along Wagon Hill Farm is exhibiting considerable erosion, partially the result of foot traffic along the shoreline. The erosion has been exacerbated by natural conditions including wind, wave, ice action, and shading from mature...
NH Setting SAIL – Durham Technical Assistance

NH Setting SAIL – Durham Technical Assistance

Project Portal Strafford Regional Planning Commission staff is working with the Town of Durham Leadership Team to adopt advisory coastal flood hazard areas and encourage all new construction and substantial improvements within these areas to be designed and...
Wagon Hill Farm Living Shoreline Phase I

Wagon Hill Farm Living Shoreline Phase I

PROJECT PORTAL This project seeks to assess the erosion issue at the Wagon Hill Farm shoreline in Durham. The Town of Durham is working with the NHDES Coastal Program and the University of New Hampshire to monitor and assess and design alternatives for erosion control...
Durham Flood Overlay District

Durham Flood Overlay District

Project Portal Develop a draft extended coastal flood hazard overlay district for the Town of Durham. Work with the Durham Leadership Team to develop an extended coastal flood hazard overlay district, which would apply higher standards for building freeboard height...
Climate Risk in the Seacoast (C-RiSe)

Climate Risk in the Seacoast (C-RiSe)

Project Portal Assessing Vulnerability of Municipal Assets and Resources to Climate Change Completed in March 2017, the Climate Risk in the Seacoast (C-RiSe) project assessed climate change impacts to the built and natural environments of the ten tidally influenced...