Research Support for The Nature Conservancy
Research support to create "flood smart communities" for the communities of Greece, Parma and Hilton, NY.
In partnership with municipalities and non-governmental organizations, the Regional Institute is working on a plan to create “flood smart communities,” that is, communities that are resilient to flooding, drainage and stormwater issues.
Research components include:
Community Flood Survey Findings
Flooding Vulnerability Assessment Mapping
Scenario Planning & Cost Benefit Analysis – to understand the costs of flooding and potential savings from future actions