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Community Resilience: Disaster And Climate Change

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Community resilience: disaster and climate change

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" oblique_section="no" text_align="left" triangle_shape="no" padding_top="6" padding_bottom="21" css_animation="" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="transparent" up="0" up_style="px" down="13" down_style="px"][vc_column_text] Examining Community Perceptions of Resilience in Princeville, NC This engaged research project was conducted collaboratively with the Town of Princeville, NC, and examined what resilience means for members of the Princeville...

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Investigating Drivers of Stormwater Flooding in Coastal Communities: A Citizen Science Project

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Towards an Ecosystem-Based Approach of Guam’s Coral Reefs: The Human Dimension

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" oblique_section="no" text_align="left" triangle_shape="no" padding_top="6" padding_bottom="21" css_animation="" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="transparent" up="0" up_style="px" down="13" down_style="px"][vc_column_text] Management of tropical reef ecosystems under pressure from terrestrial and extractive marine activities is not straightforward, especially when the interests of extractive and non-extractive marine resource sectors compete. Before implementing...

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Political Ecology of Fisheries Management in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Guam

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" oblique_section="no" text_align="left" triangle_shape="no" padding_top="6" padding_bottom="21" css_animation="" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="transparent" up="0" up_style="px" down="13" down_style="px"][vc_column_text] Drawing on research in political ecology and building on anthropological critiques of common pool resource institutions, this research explores the historical, social, and political factors that influence how fisheries management...

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Using Undergraduate Engineers and Community Engagement to Build Resilient Coastal Communities

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" oblique_section="no" text_align="left" triangle_shape="no" padding_top="0" padding_bottom="23" css_animation="" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Using Undergraduate Engineers and Community Engagement to Build Resilient Coastal Communities This project links the knowledge embedded in rural coastal communities (such as the Lake Mattamuskeet community) with the engineering expertise of undergraduate students to design...

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