The term coastal resilience refers to the ability of a community to recover after hazardous weather events. The HRPDC Coastal Resiliency Program activities address regional challenges related to flooding and sea level rise.
Map of 3 sea level rise scenarios for the Hampton Roads region.
Current program areas include:
Staff also organize and lead the quarterly meetings of the Coastal Resiliency Committee, as well as specific resilience working group discussions.
For more information about flooding and sea level rise:
Water Resources eNews
Water Resources Documents