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Coastal Resiliency

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 Hampton Roads Depicting Sea Level Rise Scenarios

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: