Southeast Alaska Drought and Extreme Events Workshop Hosted by Alaska RISA team 5 May 2022

Southeast Alaska Drought and Extreme Events Workshop Hosted by Alaska RISA team

This March 2022 workshop aimed to build on existing climate adaptation efforts and assist with the development of community-driven adaptation strategies to serve the specific needs, challenges, and opportunities of remote communities in Southeast Alaska.

Climate Impacts Research Consortium (CIRC), a former NOAA RISA team, to host a screening of the Spokane Climate Project film on May 16 29 April 2022

Climate Impacts Research Consortium (CIRC), a former NOAA RISA team, to host a screening of the Spokane Climate Project film on May 16

The Pacific Northwest Climate Impacts Research Consortium (CIRC), a former NOAA RISA team, will host a screening of the 20-minute Spokane Climate Project film, followed by an interactive session with the film’s director.

14 April 2022

South-Central and Urban Northeast RISA Teams Examine Concentrated and Intensifying Humid Heat Extremes in the IPCC AR6 Regions

Temperature extremes can cause serious health effects in humans. This research aims to further our understanding of the mechanical drivers of such extreme events as well as their temporal patterns, enabling communities to better prepare.

CPO-funded American Planning Association Book: Planning  for Urban Heat Resilience 6 April 2022

CPO-funded American Planning Association Book: Planning for Urban Heat Resilience

This is the authoritative text for planners on the issue of urban heat island resilience, and it was funded by the Extreme Heat Risk Initiative of CPO.

NOAA RISA’s Wanda Crespo-Acevedo to present a Community-Based Climate Adaptation Toolkit at the Puerto Rico Climate Change Council XI Summit 11 March 2022

NOAA RISA’s Wanda Crespo-Acevedo to present a Community-Based Climate Adaptation Toolkit at the Puerto Rico Climate Change Council XI Summit

At the March 17th XI Summit, Crespo-Acevedo will present the toolkit to climate adaptation professionals in the region, to support the goal of climate resilience in Puerto Rico.

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