Hampton Roads Adaptation Forum

October 3, 2013

Forum 4 (Oct. 2, 2013): Quantifying Risks and Moving Forward

Naval Station Norfolk's efforts to quantify risks of sea level rise and climate change and findings from the "Adaptive Planning for Flooding and Coastal Change in Virginia" conference.
July 24, 2013

Communicating Sea Level Rise (Forum 3: July 10, 2013)

The Adaptation Forum is a workshop for city, regional, and federal officials to share best practices for communicating the risks and realities of coastal inundation to local communities, a process that has proven challenging despite the realized destruction caused by Nor’easters and hurricanes of the last couple of years.
March 15, 2013

Coastal Analysis and Recurrent Flooding Study (Forum 2: Mar. 13, 2013)

This was a joint meeting between the Forum and the Central East Coast Chapter of the American Shore & Beach Preservation Association.
December 6, 2012
Virginia National Guard Soldiers from conduct reconnaissance patrols in support of Hurricane Sandy operations Oct. 29, 2012, in Norfolk, Va. ©Sgt. 1st Class A.J. Coyne, Virginia Guard Public Affairs

Sharing Flood and Adaptation Experiences in Hampton Roads (Forum 1: Nov. 16, 2012)

As Superstorm Sandy barreled up the East Coast at the end of October, a group of planners, administrators, engineers, emergency managers, and scientists in Hampton Roads found themselves in the strange position of postponing a meeting about flooding due to the threat of impending flooding.
May 22, 2012

Funding Announcement: Hampton Roads Adaptation Forum