Resiliency Practice Assessment Report

The Science and Resilience Institute at Jamaica Bay is committed to working with the communities of the bay to help solve problems in conjunction with local citizens—individually and in groups. The Institute’s inaugural report on Resiliency Practice in the Jamaica

Coastal Adaptation Impacts on Water Quality and Flooding

Coastal Adaptation Impacts on Water Quality and Flooding Philip Orton, Nickitas Georgas, Alan Blumberg, Stevens Institute of Technology; James Fitzpatrick, HDR, Inc. Hundreds of thousands of NYC residents in Jamaica Bay’s watershed live on land vulnerable to flooding from a hurricane storm tide. Many

Participatory-based Resiliency Planning

The RAND Corporation and Happold Consulting, with support from the Rockefeller Foundation, are currently conducting an integrated, participatory-based resiliency planning process focused on Jamaica Bay. This two-year effort is being conducted as part of the Science and Resilience Institute at