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The New Hampshire Coastal Adaptation Workgroup (NHCAW) is a collaboration of 21 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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A Field Workshop About NH Dune Restoration: Register Today!

Water, Weather, Climate and Community Workshop 12 Building Resilience in Coastal New Hampshire: A Field Trip and Primer on Restoring Natural Dunes and Protecting People When: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 4:15 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Seabrook Beach Village District Office, 210 Ocean Boulevard, Seabrook, N.H. Join us for an evening to learn how dune [...]

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The Story of the Marsh That Moved: Looking Back to Plan Ahead

Portsmouth NH By Kirsten Howard This story is part of the Shoreline Management Story Series, sponsored by the New Hampshire Coastal Program, the Great Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, and the New Hampshire Coastal Adaptation Workgroup. To read more stories in the series, click here. In October of 2006, construction cranes lined the Newcastle Ave. [...]

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Resiliency Taking Root at Hampton Beach State Park

This is the first story in the Shoreline Management Story Series, sponsored by the New Hampshire Coastal Program, the Great Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, and the New Hampshire Coastal Adaptation Workgroup. Hampton, New Hampshire By Cathy Coletti This spring, 65 volunteers, including 45 fifth grade students from Seabrook Middle School, used their hands to [...]

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Registration is now open for the Coastal NH Climate Summit!

Join us for the 4th annual Coastal NH Climate Summit: Science to Support Action Friday June 19, 2015 8:00am – 4:30pm Hugh Gregg Coastal Conservation Center 89 Depot Road, Greenland, NH The Coastal Climate Summit is a collaborative forum among scientists, natural resource agencies, planners, engineers, municipal leaders, watershed organizations, conservation groups,citizens and others concerned about [...]

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