By building resilience into our infrastructure and communities, we can reduce the damages from natural disasters and recover from shocks more easily.
climate resilience Archives - State of the Planet
Extreme weather events are becoming more frequent and severe. Here are 12 ways the law can help society cope with these impacts.
Working closely with Vieques residents, graduate students designed solutions to help the tiny island recover after Hurricane Maria and weather future storms. Their proposals are published in a new report.
Workshop shows how climate adaptation could be linked with economic revitalization in the nation’s so-called “Rust Belt.”
Environmental Science and Policy alum Susanne DesRoches has testified before Congress on how to build resiliency in roadways and public transit.
Restoring natural ecosystems can make communities more resilient to climate change while offering other benefits along the way.
While the flooding may not have inundated your house, you could still feel its effects in the form of more volatile food prices.
Current practices are not making use of the best available scientific knowledge to guide real-world decision making.
The report details how to translate climate science into local action.
The report lays out how climate change is already affecting New York City, and what’s needed to adapt for the future.