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Public Meeting on CIRCA Updated Projections of Sea Level Rise for the State of Connecticut

  When: Thursday, October 19, 2017 1-3pm Where: Remote Attendance: Register for Webinar In Person Attendance: Marine Sciences Building Room 103 University of Connecticut Avery Point Campus 1080 Shennecossett Rd Groton, CT 06340 Agenda: Marine Sciences Professor and CIRCA Executive Director, James O’Donnell will present the findings of a study to update the NOAA 2012 […]

Join CIRCA for Expert Panel on Hurricanes Harvey and Irma and Climate Science on September 21

HURRICANE HARVEY and HURRICANE IRMA: Climate Science, Recovery & Resilience Expert panel and discussion sponsored by the Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation Thursday, September 21 12-1 PM   UConn Avery Point Campus Marine Sciences Building Room 103 OR Remote attendance: Dial 415-655-0002 Access Code: 649 191 751 Listen toll free via computer here Tweet us […]

CIRCA Grant to City of Hartford Launches Sustainability Office and City’s First Climate Action Plan

By Taylor Mayes, UConn ’18, CIRCA Summer 2017 Undergraduate Intern “The hundreds of people who have provided input into this Plan should have our sincere thanks. In particular, I wanted to recognize and thank the volunteer members of the Climate Stewardship Council and the staff of Hartford’s Office of Sustainability, created in my office in […]

Introducing Green Infrastructure for Coastal Resilience Training

Update May 10, 2017: The training is currently full and registration is now closed.  Tuesday, May 23, 2017 Check-in at 8:30 AM 9:00 AM to 4:15 PM (coffee, snacks, and lunch will be provided) See agenda below Location: Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation, University of Connecticut Avery Point Campus, Groton, Connecticut Save the […]

CIRCA Awards Funding to Towns

The Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation (CIRCA) recently funded three exciting projects under its Municipal Resilience Grant Program. Each unique project will bolster local resilience and provide results that can be applied across the state as other communities seek to become better prepared to the impacts of climate change and extreme weather. Those […]