Meet the Challenges of a Changing Climate

Learn about potential climate hazards and how you can protect your vulnerable assets. 

Tour the Toolkit
Watch our three-minute video to learn about the purpose and components of the Climate Resilience Toolkit, or scroll down to explore features of the site.
Steps To Resilience

This framework helps you document climate hazards that could harm the things you care about, decide which situations you most want to avoid, and come up with workable solutions to reduce your climate-related risks. Watch the video, get an overview of the steps, or click any step to learn more.

Case Studies
Explore case studies to see how people are building resilience for their businesses and in their communities. Click dots on the map below to preview case studies, or browse all case studies by clicking the button below the map.
Looking for climate data? Need to compile a Climate Vulnerability Assessment or Adaptation Plan? Our catalog of more than 500 digital tools can help you take steps to build resilience, from engaging a community to developing a climate action plan. Here's one example of the tools in our catalog:
Find Experts

Locate climate science and service centers that can help you build resilience


Access climate-relevant reports issued by government agencies and scientific organizations

Training Courses

Learn about new tools or build your knowledge and skills to manage climate-related risks and opportunities

State Climate Summaries

Find state-level climate information from NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information

Climate Explorer
Explore climate conditions projected for the coming decades for any county in the United States.
Graph of avg. max. temp. rising from 56°F in 1950 to 68°F in 2100
Image Credits

Looking over the scenery - Route 163 in the southeastern part of Utah, by adifferentbrian. Used via CC BY-NC 2.0 DEED, via Flickr.