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Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Capstone Workshop Spring 2013 Briefings: Storm Damage, Climate Change, and Adaptation Planning in Rockland County

Date:May 02, 2013 from 4:10 pm to 5:25 pm EDT
Location:Columbia University
Morningside Campus
Alfred Lerner Hall, Room 569
Contact:For further information regarding this event, please contact Jessica Sotomayor by sending email to jsotomayor@ei.columbia.edu .

The Earth Institute, Columbia College and the School of General Studies invite you to attend the final briefings for the Capstone Workshop in Sustainable Development:  Storm Damage, Climate Change, and Adaptation Planning in Rockland County.  Students in these courses will present their work on the following projects: 

Client: Rockland County Commissioner of Planning.  Students worked with the Rockland County Commissioner of Planning to analyze and compare the impacts of Hurricanes Irene and Sandy on the county’s infrastructure, communities, and residents. The team also worked on making projections for future natural disasters and sea level changes, based on downscaled global climate models.

For questions on this event please contact Jessica Sotomayor at jsotomayor@ei.columbia.edu or 212-851-9350.


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