Summits & Conferences

Climate Summits & Other Conferences

Coastal New Hampshire Climate Summit #5 (May 13, 2016)

Materials

Presentations

  • The Living Shoreline Approach as an Alternative to Shoreline Hardening: Using Science to Inform Coastal Management Policy | Rachel Gittman, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Research Associate, Northeastern University | Presentation: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4
  • Sea Level Rise:  What’s Happening with the Polar Ice Sheets and Warming Global Temperature? | Cameron Wake, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, University of New Hampshire |Presentation: Part 1, Part 2
  • New Hampshire’s Armor: What Does the State’s Shoreline Actually Look Like? | Hannah Blondin, NHDES Coastal Program | Story Map
  • Update on the NH Coastal Risks and Hazards Commission | Peter C. Kinner, Greenland Representative, NHCRHC | Presentation
  • Climate Change in the NH Wildlife Action Plan | Emily Preston, Wildlife Biologist, New Hampshire Fish and Game | Presentation
  • Tides to Storms: A Coastal Vulnerability Assessment | Julie LaBranche, Senior Planner, Rockingham Planning Commission | Presentation
  • Modeling the Effects of Sea-Level Rise on Groundwater Levels in Coastal New Hampshire | Jayne Knott, Ph.D. Candidate, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, UNH | Presentation
  • Collaborative Research on Changing New England Winters Impacts on Low Volume Roads | Jennifer M. Jacobs, Ph.D., Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UNH | Presentation
  • Addressing a Perched, Flood-Prone Crossing for Coastal Resilience in Newmarket | Pete Steckler, GIS & Conservation Project Manager, The Nature Conservancy | Presentation: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4
  • Fisheries and Climate Change in the Gulf of Maine: Challenges and Opportunities for Fishing Communities | Erik Chapman, Ph.D., Fisheries Specialist, UNH Cooperative Extension / NH Sea Grant | Presentation: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3
  • The Business Case for Resilience: Highlights from the NH Weathering Change Business Forum | Roger Stephenson, Stephenson Strategic Communications | Presentation to be uploaded
  • Why the Community Rating System is Important for Resilience as Communities Prepare for Climate Change | Kim Reed, CFM, Planning & Zoning Administrator, Town of Rye | Presentation
  • Restoring Natural Dunes and Protecting People: Community Based Sand Dune Restoration in Hampton and Seabrook | Alyson Eberhardt, Coastal Ecosystems Specialist, UNH Cooperative Extension / NH Sea Grant | Presentation
  • The Use of Sea Level Rise Projections in Dover’s Waterfront Redevelopment | Steve Bird, City Planner, City of  Dover | Presentation

Coastal New Hampshire Climate Summit #4 (June 19, 2015)

Materials

Presentations

Solar Panel Presentations

The Hard and Soft of Shoreline Management: Perspectives and Tools for New Hampshire (December 11, 2015)

Coastal New Hampshire Climate Summit #3 (April 10, 2014)

Coastal New Hampshire Climate Summit #2 (April 12, 2013)