The Climate Resilience Evaluation and Awareness Tool (CREAT) assists the water sector by identifying climate change threats, assessing potential consequences, and evaluating adaptation options based on traditional risk assessments and scenario-based decision making.
The Blue Ribbon Resilient Communities initiative brought leaders together from eleven communities between Texas and Florida to push political and parochial boundaries, assess local vulnerabilities, and better plan for greater Gulf-wide resiliency.
The Center for Natural Resource Economics & Policy (CNREP) is an academic research center that provides technical assistance to local governments and organizations on economic and finance issues relating to natural resources.
The Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) is the state agency responsible for conducting scientific research and establishing a Coastal Master Plan for guiding policy and regulations in Louisiana.
The Center for National Resource Economics & Policy’s (CNREP) seeks to improve the efficiency through which limited restoration funding is applied towards ecosystem restoration and management initiatives.
FEMA's National Disaster Recovery Framework (NDRF) supports a more unified and collaborative approach to restore, redevelop and revitalize the health, social, economic, natural and environmental fabric of a community.
The Data Center’s areas of expertise include disaster recovery, regional economic analysis, workforce development, racial disparity indicators, blight reduction, affordable housing, and coastal population movements.
The University of New Orleans’ Center for Hazard Assessment, Response, and Technology (UNO-CHART) is implementing five projects that work toward increasing our ability to address potential disasters before they happen.
Louisiana’s Comprehensive Master Plan for a Sustainable Coast (2017 Coastal Master Plan) was developed by the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) as the state’s response to severe coastal crises.
The University of New Orleans Center for Hazard Assessment, Response and Technology (UNO-CHART) is an academic research center assisting local governments and organizations with technical assistance, community planning, and outreach and education.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is a federal agency that provides funding assistance to local governments, tribes, organizations, businesses, and citizens to promote economic development.