Upper Valley Adaptation Workgroup

NEW HAMPSHIRE RESOURCES

New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) – Website for information on climate change. Includes the Climate Action Plan and the Greenhouse Gas Inventory.

NHDES - Adaptation Tool-kit – New Hampshire has recently developed an Adaptation Tool-kit. The Tool-kit has information on state, regional, and local initiatives as well as suggestions for climate change messaging, starting community conversations, case studies, vulnerability assessments, planning, implementation, funding and other resources. 

NHDES Strategic Plan to Address the Health Impacts of Climate Change in New Hampshire – The Environmental Health Program worked with the state public health system and conducted a needs assessment to better understand the capacity to address climate change. The results of the needs assessment were used to develop a strategic plan to assist the public health system in being better prepared for the impacts of climate change. 

New Hampshire Coastal Adaptation Workgroup - Storm Smart Coast – This website is coastal focused but also has resources and information applicable for inland communities.

Granite State Future - A project coordinated by the state's nine regional planning commissions promoting local and regional dialogue among businesses and non-profit organizations, governmental agencies and voters, newcomers and long-term residents. This initiative is asking residents to consider the critical question: how should we plan for the future?

Southern New Hampshire Climate Report