City-wide section showing how riparian, urban, and coastal strategies integrate to protect against storms and spur ecological and economic development.
Watershed Based Planning
Explorations for Long Island Sound Protections
Multiple Lines of Defense
Berms, floodwalls, and surge gates provide critical surge protection, and are complemented by offshore breakwater reef and wetland systems. Intermediate and internal measures ranging from green infrastructure to hazard mitigation strategies such as home elevation improve overall resilience.