Renewable Energy Development: Impacts on Cultural Resources
4/10/2014 - 4/10/2014
Portland, OR — April 10, 2014
Identify the impacts and effects that large-scale renewable energy development, such as solar and wind power, geothermal projects, and corridor development may have on cultural resources. Understand the infrastructure systems required and review approaches for identifying resources. Discuss the legal and consultation requirements under Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act and the National Environmental Policy Act. Explore the time frames and options for addressing impacts on cultural and natural resources.
Offered in conjunction with Cultural and Natural Resources: An Integrated Management Strategy, Portland, OR — April 8 - 9, 2014
Instructor. Claudia Nissley, president, Nissley Environmental Consultants; former director, Western Office, Advisory Council on Historic Preservation and Wyoming State Historic Preservation Officer; specialist in preservation issues relating to NHPA, NEPA, CERCLA, ARPA, and NAGPRA.
LA CES. These seminars meet the criteria for programs in the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System and participants will receive 6 PDH HSW each day.
These seminars are being held in cooperation with the Oregon Department of Transportation
and the Oregon State Historic Preservation Office.
National Preservation Institute
The National Preservation Institute, a nonprofit organization founded in 1980, educates those involved in the management, preservation, and stewardship of cultural heritage.