Safe Coast Virginia Conference

Safe Coast Virginia Conference Chesapeake Climate Action Network Saturday, November 16, 2013 Norfolk, VA Climate change is at our doorstep. It’s making seas rise. It’s making storms stronger. And it will only get worse if we don’t act now. On Saturday, November 16th (9:30am – 4:30pm), hundreds of Virginians came together to map out our road toward a safe coast …

Shored Up Movie Screening at the Naro Cinema

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 TerraScapes and the Chesapeake Climate Action Network organized THE SHORED UP MOVIE SCREENING AT THE NARO CINEMA IN NORFOLK.  The screening was presented by the Chesapeake Climate Action Network. When Human Nature and the Force of Nature Collide Shored Up is a documentary that asks tough questions about our coastal communities and our relationship to the land. What will a rising sea do …

COMMUNITIES ON CLIMATE: Richmond Public Health and Community Wellness Fair

COMMUNITIES ON CLIMATE: Richmond Public Health and Community Wellness Fair July 13, 2013 TerraScapes worked with the Communities on Climate (CoC) campaign and Trinity Family Life Center to organize a Public Health and Community Wellness Fair event in Richmond revolving around the impact of climate change on public health and community wellness  and the importance of taking federal action to address …

Norfolk Sea Level Rise Tour

Norfolk Sea Level Rise Tour June 26 and 27, 2013 Skip Stiles, Director of Wetlands Watch, took the Cheapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN) staff on a very thorough and informative land tour of the many locations throughout Norfolk that are impacted by sea-level rise!  Among these locations were the Ghent, Larchmont, and Lafayette neighborhoods.   Skip pointed out that after …