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Ellen Douglas


Sector Addressed: 
Disaster Risk Management

Climate Change, Coastal Flooding, and Environmental Justice in Urban Boston Communities

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Case Study
Sector Addressed: 
Climate Justice
Development (socioeconomic)
Transportation / Infrastructure

This project examined the vulnerability of two urban, environmental justice communities in metropolitan Boston to the effects of coastal flooding. Through visualization tools and workshops, the project team engaged residents on climate change impacts and worked to identify feasible adaptation options.