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Rural Resiliency Forum

Rural Resiliency Forum 2018

Resilient Virginia’s Rural Resiliency Forum was held October 23, 2018 at the Frontier Culture Museum in Staunton, Virginia. Presentations from this event are now available.

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Resilient Virginia Supports These Summer Resiliency Events

Resilient Virginia is teaming with groups around the Commonwealth to offer events this summer. June 8: Green Leaders for Local Impact Retreat; June 12: Community and Building Resilience; July 17: Collaborations on Flooding Adaptation; July 19: Resilient Virginia Annual Meeting; August 25: PrepareAthon at Science Museum of Virginia.

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2017 Resilient Virginia Conference

Presentations from the 2017 Resilient Virginia Conference are now available. Listen to the Plenary Sessions, or view presentations on Food Security, Community Resiliency Planning, Tools for Sea Level Rise, and much more.

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Climate Change: Cost of Inaction for Maryland’s Economy

Climate Change: Cost of Inaction for Maryland’s EconomyThe Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) produced a report in November 2015 that expanded upon climate impacts addressed in the American Climate Prospectus. The report includes estimates on climate change’s effects on infrastructure, tourism, ecosystems, agriculture, water resources, and human health.

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Climate Change Adaptation for Agriculture: Mitigating Short- and Long-Term Impacts of Climate on Crop Production

Climate Change Adaptation for AgricultureThe Virginia Polytechnic Institute and Virginia State University produced this publication in 2014 outlining climate-related challenges facing agriculture and some options for mitigating and adapting to them. Included in the publication are adaptation strategies and conservation techniques touching on soil water-holding capacity, tillage, crop rotations, drainage, irrigation, nitrogen use, and buffers.

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Calendar

Due to COVID-19, please check listings for cancellations.
  • Building Professional Training (Live Webinar)
    Date: October 26, 2021
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    Viridiant’s Building Professional Training provides a comprehensive overview of best practices for sustainable construction and design and explores green building programs, including EarthCraft and ENERGY STAR. Whether you’re a single-family home builder,…

  • Sustainable Consumption at COP 26: Implementing SDG 12
    Date: October 26, 2021
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    Join SSF and the Global Electronics Council in partnership with the Global Council for Science and the Environment, to delve deeper into the role of sustainable purchasing at COP26. Learn how the global demand…

  • 2021 Getting to Zero Forum
    Date: October 27, 2021
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    With a growing number of climate emergencies across the United States and the world, there is no more important time than now for the Getting to Zero Forum. We are excited to gather in…

  • Resilient Nation Partnership Network and NASA to Host “Alliances for Climate Action” Virtual Forum!
    Date: October 27, 2021
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    We are excited to announce the Resilient Nation Partnership Network and NASA will host the 6th Annual Forum on "Alliances for Climate Action." The Annual Forum provides opportunities for partners to engage with other…

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