Meet the Challenges of a Changing Climate

Recognize potential climate hazards so you can protect vulnerable assets. 

Tour the Toolkit
Watch our three-minute video to learn about the purpose and components of the Climate Resilience Toolkit, or scroll down to explore features of the site.
Steps To Resilience
This framework can help you document climate hazards to the things you care about, assess vulnerabilities and quantify risks, and develop workable solutions to reduce your climate-related risks. Watch the overview video or click any step to learn more.
Case Studies
Explore case studies to see how people are building resilience for their businesses and in their communities. Click dots on the map below to preview case studies, or browse all case studies by clicking the button below the map.
Looking for climate data? Need to compile a Climate Vulnerability Assessment or Adaptation Plan? Our catalog of more than 200 digital tools can help you take steps to build resilience, from engaging a community to developing a climate action plan. Here's one example of the tools in our catalog:
Find Experts

Locate climate science and service centers that can help you build resilience


Access climate-relevant reports issued by government agencies and scientific organizations

Training Courses

Learn about new tools or build your knowledge and skills to manage climate-related risks and opportunities

State Climate Summaries

Find state-level climate information from NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information

Climate Explorer
This visualization tool generates interactive graphs and maps showing climate projections and observations for any county in the contiguous United States. You can also explore historical temperature and precipitation observations at hundreds of climate stations, and view observed and projected days of high-tide flooding at more than 90 coastal tide-gauge stations.
Graph of avg. max. temp. rising from 56°F in 1950 to 68°F in 2100
Image Credits

Landing panel: Great blue heron eating fish in salt marsh. NOAA National Marine Fisheries Image Gallery