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CIRCA Awards Four Municipal Resilience Grants

Author and contact: Katie Lund, CIRCA Project Coordinator (katie.lund@uconn.edu)   CIRCA’s Municipal Resilience Grant Program (MRGP) awards municipal governments and councils of government for initiatives that advance resilience, including the creation of conceptual design, construction of structures, or the design of practices and policies that increase their resilience to climate change and severe weather.  These projects […]

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Sea Level Rise Projections for the State of Connecticut

Sea level rise is a well-established impact of a warming planet due to expanding warming oceans and melting ice currently trapped on land. In 2012 NOAA released global sea level rise scenarios that were referenced in Connecticut state statute requiring that sea level rise be considered in state and local plans of conservation and development […]

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Connecticut Living Shorelines: Projects into Practice Workshop

Registration is now closed. Monday, November 20, 2017 Registration begins at 9:00 AM Program runs 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM Location: UConn, Avery Point Campus, Marine Sciences Building, Room 103 1080 Shennecossett Rd. Groton, CT 06340 Living shoreline_Nov 20 final agenda Please register for this free workshop by November 10, 2017 since space is limited […]

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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 […]

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