Climate Ready Boston is an initiative to develop resilient solutions to prepare our City for climate change. Last week, the initiative's latest report was released. It has updated climate change projections for the City of Boston, a citywide vulnerability assessment, and recommended climate resilience initiatives to address Boston’s climate risks.
At over 400 pages, the latest report about Boston's vulnerability to climate change risks isn't light reading. Below we've outline a list of links, images, social media stories, and videos to help digest the report's contents, and outline how you can continue to learn from this report's findings and its recommendations. If you'd like more explanation about how these all fit together, find a narrative post here.
- Future Sea level rise, Twitter gif
- Flooding risks overtime, Twitter gif
- How today's energy choices impact tomorrow's future, Twitter gif
- 8 charts that show the toll climate change will take on Boston, Boston Globe
- Boston faces 'serious risk' from climate change: Report, Boston Metro
- City posts alarm on climate front: flooding calamity, Dorchester Reporter
- Boston wants to get 'climate ready' and here's how, Crain's
- Report Eyes Climate Change in Boston, Environment Commissioner Carl Spector on BNN
- Climate Ready Boston, WGBH Forum
- Eye On Weather: Sea Level Rise Could Have Big Impact In Boston, CBS Boston
Mayor Walsh Press Briefing
Press briefing Storify: https://storify.com/GreenovateBos/crb-mjwpressbriefing
Event Storify includes phots, answers from panelist, and questions from audience: https://storify.com/GreenovateBos/crb-panelopenhouse
Check out all the stunning photos from the event by local photographer Dot Girl Photos.
What's Next for Climate Ready Boston
- What's Next for Climate Ready Boston, Boston.gov update
- Climate change adaptation happening now in East Boston with NOAH's ClimateCARE program, Greenovate Boston blog
- JP Resident New's Years Resolution, JP News article
- Imagine Boston 2030 Expanding Opportunity and Climate Ready Boston, Greenovate Boston blog
- Provide feedback about Expanding Opportunity, Imagine Boston 2030