The Simple Planning Tool for Texas Climate Hazards, previously available in Oklahoma and Arkansas, assists planners, emergency managers, and decision makers in Texas who are assessing their long-term climate risks, both historically and in the future.
Beginning on August 24th, this webinar series aims to increase awareness of at-risk populations that are typically overlooked and overburdened by extreme heat, create a space for discussions about vulnerability in a judgment free environment, and collect and share resources and ideas for addressing heat risk.
This virtual webinar, titled Climate and Infrastructure Funding: A Conversation on Justice Opportunities and Challenges, will bring individuals together from different sectors to identify environmental justice funding and capacity-building resources for disaster resilience when implementing community-led projects.
The Climate Program Office welcomes Dr. David Benson to the MAPP team. Born and raised in Kaduna, Nigeria, David received his bachelor’s in Meteorology from the Federal University of Technology before moving to the United States for a Master’s and PhD. His doctorate in Climate Dynamics at George Mason University was focused on the role …