More than 10 CPO staff, research team members, and interns will attend and present and lead sessions focused on climate topics relevant to CPO’s mission at the American Meteorological Society 104th Annual Meeting.
The urban heat island mapping program was showcased at the White House Demo Day on November 7th, where President Biden learned about the CPO housed program.
CAP/RISA funding was critical in launching Ladd Keith’s successful career in heat governance.
Biden-Harris Administration announces $5 million funding opportunity to help communities address extreme heat through Investing in America Agenda
Today, the Department of Commerce and NOAA announced a $5 million funding opportunity through President Biden’s Investing in America agenda to help communities address extreme heat, which is growing in intensity due to the climate crisis and affecting millions of Americans.
In FY24, NIHHIS is offering funding opportunities under 2 competitions to expand creation and implementation of actionable, place-based climate information for community heat resilience by creating new NIHHIS Centers of Excellence.
This summer, NOAA and citizen scientists will map the hottest parts of 18 communities in 14 states across the country and in one international city.
CPO Climate and Health Team co-organized this 1-day showcase to highlight the best climate and health presentations from the AMS and AGU annual meetings.
Plan Integration for Resilience Scorecard for Heat Released as Outcome of Heat Risk Team FY21 Competition
This methodology, extended from the original Plan Integration for Resilience Scorecard (PIRS) approach, enables communities to understand their net impact on heat resilience planning and policies to see where they are reducing heat and also where they may be adding to the problem.