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

Preparing for El Niño

As the 2015-2016 El Niño season arrives in southern California and Baja California, the Research Impact and Integration Team is encouraging residents to prepare for a rainy winter. On December 4 and 14, the RII Team, in collaboration with community leaders, Civil Protection Tijuana, and partners at the Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve… Read More

King Tides Initiative Crosses the Border

After years of working with the community to collect photos of some of the highest tides of the year in the U.S., the Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve (TRNERR) will be conducting King Tides outreach in Baja California (Tijuana & Rosarito). FloodRISE Tijuana River Site Coordinator Dani Boudreau and Community Outreach Associate Ana Eguiarte are using this… Read More