Public Support for Adaptation to Sea Level Rise

About the Project

Stephen Swallow of the UConn Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics will lead a team of investigators who will survey Connecticut coastal residents to examine their preferences and values with respect to various measures to preserve coastal areas and resources in the face of sea level rise.

Primary Funding: Connecticut Sea Grant


Researchers and Staff Supported on Project

  • Stephen Swallow, Agricultural and Resource Economics and Center for Environmental Sciences and Engineering (Project Lead)
  • Christopher Elphick, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • James O’DonnellUConn Marine Sciences
  • Eric Schultz, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Jennifer O’Donnell, UConn Marine Sciences
  • Juliana Barrett, CT Sea Grant, Extension

Storm Damage

“What We Do” Areas

This project is a part of the following topical areas:

Policy and Planning