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Building Resilience

Starting in fall, 2013, NCPC, GSA, NASA, MWCOG, US Global Change Research Program, and the Smithsonian Institution are sponsoring free invitation-only webinars and workshops to assist your agency’s climate adaptation planning and improve regional coordination. MWCOG is hosting this site on behalf of the Core Planning Team.

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Additional Information

Copy of Announcement Letter - Built Systems (Including List of Invited Agencies)
Copy of Announcement Letter - Workforce, Communities, & Natural Systems
Workshop and Webinar Schedule as of 1/23/14
Link to Additional Resources and Documents
NASA Washington Metro Area Climate Informaton Handout

Webinar and Workshop Materials

SERIES 1: BUILT SYSTEMS
Orientation Webinar
(9/12/13)
Orientation Webinar Slides

Climate Science Information Webinar (9/20/13)
Climate Science Information Webinar Slides
Climate Science Information Webinar Video

Characterize Risks Webinar (9/26/13)
Characterize Risks Webinar Slides (Annotated)

Homework Assignment Built Systems (**now due10/30/13**)

Resource: Resilience & Adaptation to Climate Risks Workbook

Risks & Vulnerabilities – Built Systems – Workshop (11/14/13)

Adapting Built Systems – Workshop (12/2-3/13)

SERIES 2: WORKFORCE, COMMUNITIES, & NATURAL SYSTEMS

Orientation Webinar (2/12/14)
Orientation Webinar Slides

Climate Science Information Webinar (2/18/14)
Climate Science Information Webinar Slides

Characterize Risks Webinar (2/19/14)
Characterize Risks Webinar Slides (Annotated)

Homework Assignment – Workforce, Communities, & Natural Systems (Due March 12, 2014)

Core Planning Team

General Services Agency – Ann Kosmal and Robin Snyder  
National Capital Planning Commission - Amy Tarce  
NASA – Kim Toufectis and Sam Higuchi
MWCOG – Amanda Campbell    
Smithsonian Institution – Ann Trowbridge
Global Change Research Program – Emily Seyller

Working With Core Planning Team

Leidos (formerly SAIC)– Christina Hudson, Kim Gotwals and Sarah Lynagh
Booz Allen Hamilton– Christine Mataya and Sarah Burgess-Herbert

Questions/Feedback

Provide us with general feedback on the Building Resilience series. 
Have a climate science question? Submit it here.

For any other questions, comments or inquiries, email Christine Mataya. Your question will be referred to the appropriate agency contact.

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