The mission of the Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation (CIRCA) is to increase the resilience and sustainability of vulnerable communities along Connecticut’s coast and inland waterways to the growing impacts of climate change on the natural, built, and human environment. Read More...
Featured Projects & Products
The CIRCA Executive Steering Committee is excited to announce its Municipal Resilience and Research Grant opportunities.
Now accepting applications due September 1, 2017
CIRCA is requesting grant proposals from municipal government and councils of governments for initiatives that advance resilience. NEW: Up to $100,000 will be available for execution of resilience initiatives.
Coastal Resilience Networks (CREST) Project
Enhancing Coastal Resilience in Connecticut
The NOAA Coastal Resilience Networks: “Enhancing Coastal Resilience in Connecticut” project provided wave information for the harbors in Old Saybrook and New Haven, a review of design guidelines and tools for site assessment of living shorelines, and an online map viewer.
News & Announcements
From Our Blog
- A Workshop on Beneficial Use of Dredged Materials for Resilient Tidal Marsh Restoration and CreationPosted on August 10, 2017
- NEW Call for Research ProposalsPosted on June 6, 2017
- CIRCA Municipal and Research Project Forum NEW DATEPosted on April 4, 2017
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Resilience Roundup and CIRCA Announcements
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The Resilience Roundup is a biweekly e-newsletter including local, state, and national news clips on resilience and adaptation as well as resources , events, and funding announcements. The CIRCA Announcements list will send you notices of the latest CIRCA research, tools, grants, and engagement opportunities.