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9:30-11am on October 19 Public Meeting on CIRCA Updated Projections of Sea Level Rise for the State of Connecticut

  Please note that the time changed for this event from an earlier post due to the rescheduled meeting of the Governor’s Council on Climate Change. 9:30-11am is the new time. Apologies for any inconvenience that this may cause.  When: Thursday, October 19, 2017 9:30-11 am Where: Remote Attendance: Register for Webinar In Person Attendance: […]

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 […]