OPC Spotlight: Beach Erosion Authority for Clean Oceans and Nourishment (BEACON)

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Authors

CA Ocean Protection Council

Published

2018

Description

BEACON is a two-county, multi-city, joint powers agency established in 1986 to address coastal erosion, beach nourishment, and clean oceans on the Central Coast. BEACON has been involved in an array of coastal studies and projects in close coordination with the parks, planning, and public works departments of the member agencies. In recent years, BEACON has worked to help its members address climate change planning, with a focus on both hazard mitigation and adaptation strategies.

Climate Impact Tags

Extreme storms Flooding Sea level rise

Resource Type Tags

Project or example

Topics

Extent: Santa Barbara County, Ventura County

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Last updated: Nov. 30, 2020