Resilience in the Great Lakes Region

Recent studies indicate that pronounced impacts from climate change can be seen throughout Wisconsin and the Great Lakes region. Over the past two decades there have been increased intense weather extremes and fluctuations throughout the region. A panel of interdisciplinary experts explored this pattern and the ways in which the region can improve its resiliency to these extreme events.

Panel Discussion


Elena IrwinProfessor and Faculty Director, Sustainability Institute, Ohio State University

Adam BechleCoastal Engineering Outreach Specialist, Wisconsin Sea Grant

Live Session Moderator

Anita Thompson, Professor and Chair, Nelson Institute Water Resources Management Program