Created in 2000, the Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute (COPRI) is a semi-autonomous institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the country's oldest national engineering society. COPRI's services are designed to complement ASCE's traditional civil engineering base and to attract non-engineering allied professionals who seek to enhance their professional and technical development.
COPRI is led by the
COPRI Board of Governors and governed by the
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COPRI serves as a multidisciplinary and international leader in improving knowledge, education, development and the practice of civil engineering and other disciplines in the sustainable management of coastal, ocean, port, waterways, riverine and wetlands resources for the benefit of society.
COPRI serves its membership and society by uniting the disciplines working to sustainably develop, protect and restore coasts, oceans, ports, waterways, rivers, and wetlands; integrating the key stakeholders into decision-making processes; advancing technological state of art and practice; and influencing public policy.
If you have any questions about COPRI or want to become involved in any of our activities, please contact us at
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COPRI, An Institute of ASCE
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191-4400
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Younes Nouri, ASCE Presidential Appointee:
Domenic D’Argenzio, NY Met Section Chair:
Patrick Cooper, UNF Chair: