NFWF Grant Profile

Conservation Program(s):
National Coastal Resilience Fund
Project Title: Building Capacity for Coastal Resilience Analysis to Protect Communities and Tidal Wetlands (NH)
New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services
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Build upon the state guidance to develop a dynamic sea-level rise and storm surge model for coastal New Hampshire. Project will use the model to test the effectiveness of community-driven conceptual adaptation alternatives for eight transportation and local land use pilot projects, as well as publish best practices for conducting alternatives analyses that consider future flood conditions, social vulnerability, and nature-based designs that protect tidal wetlands.

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New Hampshire Coastal Zone municipalities (Dover, Durham, Exeter, Greenland, Hampton, Hampton Falls, Madbury, New Castle, Newfields, Newington, Newmarket, North Hampton, Portsmouth, Rollinsford, Rye, Seabrook, Stratham) situated on the Atlantic Coast, Great Bay Estuary, and Hampton-Seabrook Estuary.