Living With Water

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Residents of the Massachusetts Bay area have a unique and interesting relationship with water. Livelihoods are built from harvesting creatures of the sea, and marine commerce is deep in the history of how Boston came to be a leading American city.

In the twenty-first century, as we face new challenges of sea level rise and storm surges made worse by climate change, professionals and scientists look for new solutions to living with water.

Below are the lectures we have captured by leading researchers, designers and activists in the Boston region who can speak to specific water and weather issues that matter most today.

Photo: Pexels

racism_in_boston

Residents of the Massachusetts Bay area have a unique and interesting relationship with water. Livelihoods are built from harvesting creatures of the sea, and marine commerce is deep in the history of how Boston came to be a leading American city.

In the twenty-first century, as we face new challenges of sea level rise and storm surges made worse by climate change, professionals and scientists look for new solutions to living with water.

Below are the lectures we have captured by leading researchers, designers and activists in the Boston region who can speak to specific water and weather issues that matter most today.

Photo: Pexels