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The New Hampshire Coastal Adaptation Workgroup (NHCAW) is a collaboration of 19 organizations working to help communities in New Hampshire’s Seacoast area prepare for the effects of extreme weather events and other effects of long term climate change. NHCAW provides communities with resources, education, facilitation and guidance. Connect to NHCAW workshop materials, sign up for updates on the right of this page, and explore the website for the latest news.

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Preparing for Climate Change in the Seabrook-Hampton Estuary Kickoff Workshop

Kick off the ‘Preparing for Climate Change in Seabrook-Hampton Estuary’ workshop series this Thursday, July 17 at the Seabrook Libary from 6pm-8:30pm. Come by to learn about the latest climate science and discuss how the communities of Hampton, Hampton Falls, and Seabrook could prepare for impacts like sea level rise, stronger coastal storm surges, and [...]

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Rye Climate Project In the News

A Seacoast Online article features the third workshop on Preparing for Climate Change in Rye, during which residents took a field trip to some salt marshes and learned why they’re important for habitat and coastal protection and how they’re vulnerable to sea level rise. This project is facilitated by NHCAW partner organizations including the University of [...]

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Register for the June 12 Workshop: Increasing Flood Resilience in Your Community

Water, Weather, Climate and Community – Workshop 8: Increasing Flood Resilience in Your Community June 12, 2014; 5:00-8:30pm How can your community reduce flood risk and flood insurance rates? Join municipal officials, volunteers and neighbors in this workshop hosted by the Coastal Adaptation Workgroup and the New Hampshire Office of Energy and Planning’s Floodplain Management [...]

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The 2014 Coastal N.H. Climate Summit registration is now full.

The event space has reached its capacity. Please contact Steve Miller, Great Bay NERR, to be put on a waiting list, at [email protected]  or (603) 294-0146; (603) 778-0015 ext 305. **** The 2014 Coastal N.H. Climate Summit III Collaborating for Solutions: Choices Ahead When: April 10, 2014 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM Where: Hugh Gregg Coastal [...]

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N.H. Coastal Climate Summit Agenda is Now Available!

The 2014 Coastal N.H. Climate Summit III Collaborating for Solutions: Choices Ahead View the agenda.  Register Online. Every year, the summit focuses on recently completed climate adaptation research and municipal adaptation projects; this year’s theme of “Choice Ahead” will be the focus of the discussions. The keynote speaker this year is Dr. Robert J. Johnston, [...]

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Registration is now open for the 2014 Coastal N.H. Climate Summit

The 2014 Coastal N.H. Climate Summit III Collaborating for Solutions: Choices Ahead Register Online. When: April 10, 2014 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM Where: Hugh Gregg Coastal Conservation Center and the Great Bay Discovery Center What: An annual discussion and collaborative forum among scientists, agencies, municipal leaders, watershed organizations and citizens concerned about the impacts [...]

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Early Bird Registration Extended for Local Solutions: Northeast Climate Change Preparedness Conference!

Local Solutions: Northeast Climate Change Preparedness Conference May 19-21, 2014 at the Center of New Hampshire in Manchester Early bird registration (20% off) extended. Prices will increase on March 21. Register here. This regional conference is designed for local planners and decision makers to understand how to create healthy resilient communities that are better prepared to [...]

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