Past Research

South Central U.S. Hazard and Climate Change Planning Assessment

Research dates: 2008 - 2013
Investigator(s): Rachel Riley, Renee Edwards, Lynne Carter, Mark Shafer, Margret Boone, James Hocker

This study evaluates state and local hazard planning across the SCIPP region and focuses on information sources, planning challenges, data needs, and communication. This survey also asks participants about climate change perceptions and how climate change may affect hazard planning in their area. The survey was administered in 2013 to determine whether changes have occurred since 2009; View the 2013 report here and the report from our 2009 survey here.