Historic Building Resilient Communities

Wisconsin’s communities are at risk from our changing climate. Extension is able to assist communities in identifying vulnerabilities to those risks, and evaluating strategies to prepare for them.

Raise awareness Assess Vulnerability Become Resilient
Climate science Extreme heat Opportunities
Historic climate trends Drought Planning
Projected climate trends Heavy rainfall Implementation
Climate related risks Warmer/wetter winters



Follow the links on the right for educator resources, etc.

Read more:
UW-Extension Climate Ready Communities Initiative 

UW-Extension’s Climate Ready Communities initiative provides training and support for local government, tribes, and communities to adapt to a changing climate.

U.S. Climate Resiliency Toolkit

Our partners:
The Wisconsin Initiative on Climate Change Impacts (WICCI)

The Nelson Institute Center for Climatic Research (CCR)

The Northeast Climate Sciences Center (NECSC)