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A Workshop on Beneficial Use of Dredged Materials for Resilient Tidal Marsh Restoration and Creation

Event Timing: Thursday, September 28, 2017 Check-in at 10:30 AM Program runs 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM Location: Maritime Aquarium 10 North Water Street Norwalk, CT 06854 Registration is Open: Register Here Draft Agenda Description: Creating and restoring marshes along shorelines has the potential to enhance both ecosystem resilience and provide green infrastructure to better […]

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CIRCA Receives 2017 NOAA Coastal Resilience Grant to Evaluate Living Shorelines to Reduce Flood Risk

The Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation (CIRCA) at the University of Connecticut will be awarded funds to monitor, evaluate and provide recommendations for the design and placement of living shorelines (a.k.a. nature-based infrastructure). The funds for CIRCA are part of a $1 million 2017 NOAA Coastal Resilience Grant to the Northeast Regional Ocean […]

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NEW Call for Research Proposals

Up to $200,000 is available! The Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation (CIRCA) is pleased to announce a new call for Research Proposals. Up to $200,000 is available for research proposals that address resilience of Connecticut’s communities through a two-phase proposal process. While projects involving multiple investigators are encouraged, the principal investigator must be […]

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CIRCA Municipal and Research Project Forum NEW DATE

Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation Municipal and Research Project Forum Thursday, May 4, 2017 12:30-2:30 pm Rome Commons Ballroom University of Connecticut, Storrs You are invited to this event that will bring together municipal and state agency staff, UConn faculty, and CIRCA Advisory Committee members.  The following agenda has current poster topics that highlight […]

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