May 24, 2013
Rutgers Hosts Statewide Conference on Climate Change Preparedness in NJ
. A diverse group of public and private New Jersey leaders gathered at Rutgers University on May 22 to engage in a dialogue about enhancing capacity in the State to better plan for and adapt to a changing climate. The conference was organized by the New Jersey Climate Adaptation Alliance and was designed to highlight leading climate preparedness and adaptation practices across the country, efforts underway in New Jersey, and new policies that are needed to strengthen preparedness capacity in many sectors of the state including agriculture, public health, transportation, energy, natural and water resources protection, and urban communities.