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April 6 Workshop: Implementing a Drinking Water Resilience Plan for Connecticut

UConn Avery Point Groton, Connecticut April 6, 2018 9 am-3:30 pm Check-in and Breakfast 8:15 am *Remote Participation Option via Webinar for Presentations* Breakfast and Lunch Provided 4 TCH Credits are Pending Approval by DPH for Workshop Participants FREE REGISTRATION Final deadline to register is April 2 *Please note that the workshop date was changed […]

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Connecticut Flood Symposium | March 14, 2018

Connecticut Flood Symposium Wednesday, March 14, 2018 UConn School of Law, Starr Hall 45 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT 06105 8 am – 4:30 pm Registration is closed. **Registration by March 8, 2018 is required to attend this event.** Breakfast and Lunch Provided Please join us for a day of discussion on flood resilience and climate […]

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Sea Level Rise in Connecticut: Planning for 20 in/50 cm in 2050

By Rebecca A. French, Ph.D., CIRCA Director of Community Engagement On October 19, 2017, CIRCA released an Executive Summary of its locally updated sea-level rise scenarios and recommendations on how Connecticut should adapt to the mean sea level changes projected in a 2012 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration report (Parris et al, CPO-1 Report, 2012): […]

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A Resilient Gingerbread House

Every year UConn Avery Point hosts a competition to make a gingerbread house. This year CIRCA entered and built a resilient coastal home or as resilient as it could be when it was made out of candy and cookies. How to make a resilient gingerbread house: Home Elevation The lowest occupied floor of our gingerbread […]

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