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Metro-Atlanta’s Hidden River: 100-miles of Access, Equity, and Ecology along the Chattahoochee - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Credits: None available.

Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00


The Chattahoochee RiverLands is a legacy project to reunite Metro Atlanta with its hidden river: the Chattahoochee. Hear from a landscape architect, an ecologist, and an environmental health scientist on the challenges of building an equitable and ecologically sound vision for a 100-mile-long trail along this urban waterway with a divisive past.

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Learning Objectives:
  • Learn about the challenges and complexities of organizing a multi-disciplinary design team in an urban watershed crossing multiple municipal jurisdictions and including private, federal, state, and city-owned land.
  • Learn new digital and physical strategies for engaging large numbers of people across different municipal boundaries to provide specific and meaningful feedback on a design proposal.
  • Learn strategies for addressing issues of equity, gentrification, how to co-design with historically underserved communities, and how targeted events, including youth, can enrich design and cultivate new project stewards.
  • Learn how ecological analyses can inform planning and design of recreational trail systems through the creation of spatial analysis toolkits.



  • 1.00 - PDH

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