Celebrate Preparedness During PrepareAthon: August 26
Celebrate preparedness during PrepareAthon on August 26 — a free community festival where you will learn how to be more resilient and protect your family during an emergency.
Resilient Virginia News: April 2017
Resilient Virginia News: Find out what’s happening in the region!
Costs of Doing Nothing: Economic Consequences of Not Adapting to Sea Level Rise in the Hampton Roads Region
Recent studies have pointed out the economic costs of rising temperatures, increased sea levels, and extreme weather events — all factors associated with climate change impact in the Southeast United States. Costs of Doing Nothing: Economic Consequences of Not Adapting to Sea Level Rise in the Hampton Roads Region narrows down the data to the Hampton Roads area. This report looks at several scenarios for sea level rise and the economic consequences.
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.
Climate Change in the American Mind: November 2016
Americans are increasingly sure global warming is happening, according to this national survey conducted after the presidential election (November–December 2016).
Walking The Talk: Business Resilience Planning at Facility Engineering Associates
Maureen Roskoski of Facility Engineering Associates describes how FEA committed to pursue certification under the ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management Systems standard.
Opportunities to Enhance the Nation’s Resilience to Climate Change
The White House Council on Environmental Quality sponsored a November webinar reviewing Opportunities to Enhance the Nation’s Resilience to Climate Change, a Resilience Opportunities Report from the Council on Climate Preparedness and Resilience. This report discusses the steps that the Obama administration has taken to address resiliency building initiatives and outlines key opportunities for advancing climate resilience moving forward.
The Third National Climate Assessment Report
The Third National Climate Assessment Report summarizes the impacts of climate change on the United States, now and in the future.
U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit
The U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit (CRT) is an online resource designed to help people find and use information, tools, and subject matter expertise to build climate resilience.