- Municipal board members, volunteers and staff responsible for land use, infrastructure, emergency preparedness and planning
- Community organizations
- Business owners
- Community residents
Why should I attend?
- Learn the latest scientific findings and the planning scenarios being recommended to guide NH’s preparations for a changing climate.
- Meet some of the scientists who authored the technical report and hear from them directly about projected changes to NH’s climate.
- Learn how the information in the report can be used to help protect people, places and property in our seacoast region over the next century and beyond.
Will there be food?
Yes! A light dinner will be provided.
5:00 – Dinner and Networking
5:30 – Introduction & Welcome
5:40 – Overview of the NH Coastal Risks and Hazards Commission
5:50 – Scientific findings of the report (sea level rise, storm surge and precipitation)
6:20 – Applying the science to planning recommendations
6:50 – Discussion
7:30 – Adjourn
This series is coordinated by the N.H. Coastal Adaptation Workgroup which convened in 2010 to help New Hampshire’s coastal watershed communities learn about and utilize existing resources and locate additional assistance to better prepare for climate effects in order to protect their social, economic, human and environmental health.