The Planning Team is a diverse and robust team that includes representation from a variety of organizations, including CPRA and private/non-profit organizations. The Planning Team is focused on assembling technical tools and data as well as engaging with stakeholders and citizens across coastal Louisiana as the 2017 Coastal Master Plan was developed.
Additionally, the Planning Team works with a variety of experts, including individuals who know coastal Louisiana well and individuals who bring in new ideas from other places. The goal is to ensure the 2017 Coastal Master Plan is both rooted in the realities experienced by people who live and work on the coast every day and reviewed by nationally renowned scientists and engineers.
More information about members of the Planning Team is included below.
The 2017 Coastal Master Plan’s Technical Team is a collaborative group of more than 70 experts from a wide range of organizations with extensive technical and analytic expertise in developing predictive models and planning tools. Many of the academics and practitioners have been involved in previous planning efforts and offer a robust depth of knowledge of coastal Louisiana and the tools used to create the 2017 Coastal Master Plan.
The organizations represented on the Technical Team are included below.