Meet the Challenges of a Changing Climate

Find information and tools to help you understand and address your climate risks.

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
Use this framework to discover and document climate hazards, then develop workable solutions to lower 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.
Tools
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:
Expertise
Find Experts

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

Reports

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

Climate Explorer
We've updated the Climate Explorer! A new version is available as of May 30, 2018. Use this visualization tool to explore interactive graphs and maps of climate projections and observations for any county in the contiguous United States. Display historical temperature and precipitation observations for hundreds of climate stations, or explore map layers of valued assets and climate hazards.
Mean daily max temps for Grand County, UT
Image Credits

Landing panel: Boston Back Bay Reflection—Brownstones of Boston's Back bay neighborhood reflected in the Charles River. Learn how Boston is building resilience by setting requirements for new buildings and renovation projects that follow best practices for climate change adaptation in the case study Greening Boston: The Climate Change Preparedness and Resiliency Checklist. Image credit: Robbie Shade, CC-BY-2.0, via Wikimedia Commons.