Climate Change Adaptation and Resiliency Planning and Financing

Visualization Tools for Assessing Climate Change Vulnerability
Global Warming Art NOAA Sea Level Rise Viewer
USGS Sea Level Viewer Climate Central Sea Level Rise Viewer

Nature Conservervancy: Coastal Resilience Tool

The Northeast Climate Impacts Assessments (NECIA)
The Cornell Precipitation Atlas Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection

Planning Guidelines to Start With
USEPA Local Government Climate Adaptation Training Coastal Resilience Index: A Community Self-Assessment, from Mississippi-Alabama SEAGRANT
FEMA Local Mitigation Planning Handbook Planning for Post-Disaster Recovery by American Planning Association

Planning for Community Resilience: Handbook for Reducing Vulnerability

Nova Scotia Municipal Climate Change Action Plan Guidebook
USEPA Flood Resilience Checklist  

Financing Matrix for Each New England State
Maine New Hampshire
Vermont Massachusetts


Rhode Island

What is Green Infrastructure?
The Effects of Climate Change on Economic Activity in Maine: Coastal York County Case Study (2008). COAST in Action, a Climate Ready project in Maine and New Hampshire (2012).
Energy Efficiency (2008). Sustainable Portland Implementation Series 1 (2008).
Preserving Assets in At-Risk Municipalities (2009). Sustainable Portland Implementation Series 2 (2009).
Putting Wind Power in its Place (2008). Sustainable Portland Implementation Series 3 (2011).
Planners and Climate Change Action: An Approach for Communities (2008). Valuing Mitigation Strategies: a GIS-based approach for climate adaptation anaylsis (2010).
Greenhouse Gas Allowances through RGGI: How to Use the Revenue? (2007). Climate Change Resource Directory- by the Capacity Building for Sustainable Communities Program
Climate Adaptation Guidelines Directory Climate Adaptation Tools Directory

Archived Webinars
Aging Infrastructure Webinar Series Part I: My Infrastructure Is Aging! (Isn't It?) (December 2014) Aging Infrastructure Webinar Series Part II: How to Pay for Infrastructure Upgrades (December 2014)
Community Resiliency and Recovery Planning (Feb 2013) Intro to COAST: A Tool for Community-Led Climate Adaptation Planning (Sept 2013)