Collecting Stories at the National Working Waterfronts and Waterways Symposium 2018 is a project of Maine Sea Grant, College of the Atlantic, the Island Institute, and the National Working Waterfront Network.
Matt Campo, a senior research specialist at Rutgers University, speaks about the industrial and commercial uses of waterfronts with a focus on Red Bank, NJ. Highlighting water-dependent businesses, he encourages communication between different commercial uses. He discusses the difficulty of beach badges and land use rights in New Jersey but positively looks towards conversations about resilience and preservation for the public health and social welfare of coastal communities.
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