NOAA Office for Coastal Management’s next quarterly delivery of the Using Flood Exposure Maps webinar will occur on Tuesday, October 1 at 1:00 PM Eastern. The webinar’s guest speaker, Clint Little, hails from the Great Lakes. His stories are about the Great Lakes region, but his insights are applicable nationwide.

The Steps to Resilience: Learn to develop workable solutions to climate-related risks

What | A one-day workshop
When | Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Where | The Asheville Collider
Register by September 6 |

Flood exposure maps allow officials to pinpoint and understand the vulnerability of their communities in terms of people, infrastructure, and natural resources. During this online training to be held on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at 1:00 PM EDT, you’ll learn how to use these maps to engage your community—and hear a professional share examples of using flood exposure maps to help stakeholders understand local flood risk and improve coastal resilience.

On Friday, October 12, at 1:00 PM Eastern, David Herring, manager of the NOAA Climate Program Office's (CPO) Communication, Education and Engagement (CEE) division, will discuss the new Fiscal Year 2019 Federal Funding Opportunity (FFO), titled "Building U.S. Communities’ and Businesses’ Resilience to Extreme Events.”  Additionally, John Nordgren, director of the Climate Resilience Fund, will describe the CRF's annual grant opportunity.

Second Nature and the U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit have partnered to offer a series of three webinars on climate resilience planning.

Click any webinar name to register.

The U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit team has unveiled an enhanced version of its “Climate Explorer” — a free, web-based mapping and graphing tool providing decision-relevant climate data for every county in the contiguous United States. 

The Climate Resilience Toolkit is pleased to announce the availability of an expanded and enhanced version of the Climate Explorer. Click any headline below to learn more.

Changes in Climate Explorer

  • Graphs and maps display new datasets

Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Time: 9:30am–4:15pm

Location: NOAA Beaufort Lab Auditorium, 101 Pivers Island Road, Beaufort, NC

Cost: Free!

The rising costs and dangers associated with coastal flooding are motivating communities to assess the people, places, and resources at risk. The Southeast & Caribbean Climate Community of Practice will present a one-hour webinar on using flood exposure maps on Thursday, June 15, 2017, at 1:00 PM EDT.

We've updated the technology behind the Climate Resilience Toolkit's Find Experts Map!