Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve

Building Resilience Before a Major Flood

Social Ecology Graduate Student Researcher Kristen Goodrich joined an esteemed group of speakers in Tijuana, Mexico for Protección Civil Tijuana’s National Week of Preparedness. She presented strategies for understanding risks and building flood resilience before a major storm occurs. The event highlighted different actions that citizens can take to prepare for a myriad of… Read More

Tijuana River Site Coordinator Recognized as Regional Adaptation Leader

At the 2nd biennial California Adaptation Forum, the American Society of Adaptation Professionals (ASAP) named Tijuana River Site Coordinator Dani Boudreau a runner-up for its Regional Adaptation Leadership award. Dani has been an active collaborator in the San Diego region for years. She has championed outreach and interpretation of sea level rise modeling through… Read More

New Activities in the Tijuana River Watershed

This summer, the FloodRISE research team has been in the field validating flood models and getting to know local community members and land managers. On June 18, 2015 Co-PI David Feldman and Modeling Team GSR Adam Luke presented about FloodRISE research in Los Laureles at a Tijuana River Valley Recovery Team Steering Committee meeting…. Read More

One Watershed, One Future: Binational Preparedness for Climate Change

How do you prepare for climate change in a watershed that spans two countries and an international border? Baja California leaders and climate adaptation professionals in San Diego are working together to address this question, taking an important first step toward collaboration in the recent One Watershed, One Future (Una Cuenca, Un Futuro) meeting… Read More