SCIPP Documents

Oklahoma Hazards Workshop Agenda-November 2017

This is the agenda for the EM and Planner hazards workshop held in Norman, Oklahoma on November 2, 2017.

Planning for Climate Resilience and Adaptation: A Compilation of Planning Process and Financial Assistance Resources for Communities in the South Central United States

This document provides a high-level overview of planning process and financial assistance resources that are available and can aid in climate resilience and adaptation planning. Authors: Jessica Langsdon, Rachel Riley, and Darrian Bertrand. Year: 2021 (4.1 MB)

Simple Planning Tool for Arkansas Climate Hazards v1.6

This tool is a compilation of easy-to-use online interactive tools, maps, and graphs relevant to 13 hazards: 10 climate hazards and 3 other hazards. Users can access and obtain locally relevant data from the provided links and instructions. The tool also contains information on data limitations and a state-of-the-science summary on projected future trends for each hazard. Finally, appendices include hazard definitions, historical FEMA/presidential disaster declaration information, climate change resources, and incentive and action programs for hazard risk reduction. Version 1.6 was released in December 2021.

Simple Planning Tool for Oklahoma Climate Hazards v1.6

This tool is a compilation of easy-to-use online interactive tools, maps, and graphs relevant to 13 hazards: 10 climate hazards and 3 other hazards. Users can access and obtain locally relevant data from the provided links and instructions. The tool also contains information on data limitations and a state-of-the-science summary on projected future trends for each hazard. Finally, appendices include hazard definitions, historical FEMA/presidential disaster declaration information, climate change resources, and incentive and action programs for hazard risk reduction. Version 1.6, which includes some updated URLS, was released in December 2021.

Southern U.S. Regional Hazards and Climate Change Planning Assessment

As one of the first major SCIPP research projects, the goal of this particular study was to better understand local and regional hazard planning across the Southern U.S., specifically from the perspective of those involved with developing plans.

Teaching Climate and Hazard Resiliency in a Junior High Using Local Data and Emergency Managemennt

Poster presented at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society in Seattle, WA, related to the project Using Critical Thresholds to Customize Climate Projections of Extreme Events to User Needs and Support Decisions (see details on Research tab).

The RISA Sustained Assessment Specialist Network Reference Sheet

This resource provides information about sustained assessment and the RISA Sustained Assessment Specialist Network, introduces the recent and current sustained assessment specialists, and describes their regional accomplishments as well as their cross-regional, collective impact.

Weather and Climate Impacts on Military Operations Workshop Summary Report

In September of 2018, representatives from six Oklahoma military installations along with members of the weather and climate research community across the University of Oklahoma participated in the workshop, Weather and Climate Impacts on Military Operations. The Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program (SCIPP), a NOAA RISA team, in conjunction with the Colleges of Atmospheric and Geographic Sciences and Engineering, hosted this workshop. This report includes an overview of the workshop goals, presentations, discussions, and outcomes. An overview of the workshop successes is also provided, based on the results of the workshop post-event survey.