Climate Extremes: A Forum on Adaptation and Building Resilience in Texas

The Hunt Institute for Engineering & Humanity, Thursday, September 17, 2015 from 9 AM to 1:30 PM (CDT); Registration begins at 8:15 AM.

Changing climate patterns have had considerable impact in Texas in recent years in the form of extreme weather events such as droughts, floods and extreme heat. How are these changes affecting some of the key sectors in Texas as well as the water supply, infrastructure, public resources and vulnerable populations? What are some of the promising strategies that the public, private and non-profit sectors are pursuing to address these problems?