January 3, 2014
Town Hall Video Now OnlineVideo recordings of the October 8 and 9, 2013 Town Hall is now online.
December 16, 2013
Coastal Cities Face Rising Sea Sinking Land and Powerful Storms: Science-based planning urgently needed.
December 5, 2013
Adapting to Shifting Tides
Eighty-four coastal and social scientists from
twelve countries attended the first joint Penrose/Chapman conference in Galves
Texas, to discuss the increasing threat
of global climate change on coastal
environments (http://www.geosociety.org/penrose/ 13Texas.htm). The objectives
of the conference were to provide a forum for discuss
ing the latest advances
in coastal system response to both natural and anthropogenic influences, assess
the state of current coastal change and its causes from a perspective of the
recent geologic record; and assure that the outcomes of this meeting are
conveyed to the general public and to policy makers.
November 27, 2013
Talking About HSIFind out what people are saying about the Houston Sustainability Indicators (HSI).
November 4, 2013
Sustainable Houston and YouSCS joins the Glasscock School of Continuing Studies to bring a personal development course to talk about sustainable development.