Jessica Bates’ Story

Jessica Bates has taken home and neighborhood resiliency up a 10 notches at her home she shares with her husband Josh in El Sobrante. From rain water harvesting to growing perennial plants to organizing both disaster preparedness meetings and Crop Swaps with neighbors, they are exemplary models of Resilient Homes and neighborhoods.   While the [...]

November 2nd, 2017|

White House Launches Resilience Task Force

State, Local, and Tribal Leaders Task Force On Climate Preparedness and Resilience Across America, states, cities, and communities are taking steps to protect themselves from extreme weather and other climate impacts. As part of his Climate Action Plan, President Obama signed an Executive Order on November 1st, 2013 establishing a Task Force on Climate Preparedness [...]

April 23rd, 2014|