The American Shore & Beach Preservation Association recognizes that the shores, beaches and other coastal resources of America provide important quality-of-life assets within the reach of the largest possible number of people in accordance with the ideals of a democratic nation.
We pursue this mission by means of:
• Protecting and improving healthy and diverse recreational opportunities.
• Managing, protecting and enhancing environmental resources.
• Encouraging responsible and sustainable economic development.
• Preserving aesthetic values.
• Reducing damage from natural hazards and human activities.
• Mitigating human impacts to natural processes.
This association is dedicated to preserving, protecting and enhancing
the beaches, shores and other coastal resources of America.
The latest about the Texas Chapter of ASBPA News
Attn: Texas ASBPA Members and Friends As you know RESTORE funds are being issued and several worthwhile projects along the Texas coast are under consideration. Two projects for Galveston are described below. I know several of you are not involved with Galveston but for those who are aware of the projects, the Galveston Parks Board […]
Texas ASBPA Chapter Board Member Rhonda Cummins from Calhoun County thought our members would be interested in attending the below workshop being held in Victoria on “Green Water Stormwater Infrastructure”, June 21. Looks like a great program. Jerry Mohn President Join us for a workshop on Green Stormwater Infrastructure, Wednesday, June 21, 9am–3pm, at the Victoria […]
Attn: Texas ASBPA Members and Friends I apologize for the delay in letting you know the results of the Field Trip on April 24 and Symposium on April 25. I have been preparing for all the pictures to be posted as well as the abstracts on our website and they are all available now at: […]
The events were a real success with close to 90 people in attendance and a special thank you to the Chair, Cris Weber from Freese & Nichols, as well as Jace Tunnel and Dana Sjostrom from the University of Texas at Austin Marine Science Institute in Port Aransas (https://utmsi.utexas.edu/;and, also to Dr. Skip Evans in […]