WEDG: Improving Resilience, Ecology, and Waterfront Access + Case Studies

In this course, we discuss the core values of WEDG and learn how the changes it promotes can improve urban waterfronts. We’ll explore three outstanding WEDG certified projects which demonstrate the diverse ways in which these guidelines can be applied.
· April 19, 2021
  • Audio Visual
  • 1CE
  • General
  • 1 HSW|LU
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In this course, we discuss the core values of WEDG and learn how the changes it promotes can improve urban waterfronts. We’ll explore three outstanding WEDG certified projects which demonstrate the diverse ways in which these guidelines can be applied.

  • Learn about The Waterfront Edge Design Guidelines (WEDG) and The Waterfront Alliance that created them
  • Investigate how WEDG is organized and understand its core values
  • Discuss the impacts of waterfront design on resilience, ecology, and public access
  • Discover real-world examples WEDG certified projects through case studies

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GBRI

A truly sustainable future must also be an equitable one where every human is treated equally and fairly regardless of race, gender or background. GBRI is an online Education Provider (USGBC Education Partner and AIA Education Provider) founded with the belief that the best way to encourage responsible development is to provide resources to the builders, designers and engineers who are crafting our future. Our mission is to promote green building design principles and sustainable community practices around the globe. We believe human equality is a key aspect of sustainability in our communities. We hope to achieve this by working on a community level on behalf of social equity and by making green building resources and education available to everyone, from individuals to large design, engineering and construction companies. We also achieve our mission through our non-profit and community project affiliations. Take a look below at how we get involved and how you can too.

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  • 1 Quiz

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