Extreme Weather in Iowa: A Symposium
Extreme Weather in Iowa: Paths to Equitable Response, Recovery, and Resilience
The goal of the symposium was to bring together constituencies affected by extreme weather events in Iowa and share information regarding prevention, response, monitoring, and long-term recovery.
- An overview of weather trends in Iowa
- Panel discussion on extreme heat
- Equity considerations
- Panel discussion on flooding
- Panel discussion among policy-makers
October 2, 2019
This event is jointly sponsored by the University of Iowa Public Policy Center, the Center for the Health Effects of Environmental Contamination (CHEEC), the Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research (CGRER), IIHR Hydroscience and Engineering, the Iowa Flood Center, the Iowa Public Health Association, the UI School of Urban and Regional Planning, and the American Planning Association, Iowa Chapter.