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CRC researchers and partners were involved in tracking Hurricane Matthew and are involved in recovery efforts. Read more about on our Matthew information page.

CRC researchers and partners were involved in tracking Hurricane Matthew and are involved in recovery efforts. Read more about on our Matthew information page.

CRC researchers and partners were involved in tracking Hurricane Matthew and are involved in recovery efforts. Read more about on our Matthew information page.

Hurricane Matthew recovery is ongoing in several Southeastern states. Click to find out how to help in North Carolina.

Photo by Jocelyn Augustino/FEMA

Learn more about CRC education and research projects.

Photo courtesy of Jeff Cravotta.

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Welcome to the Coastal Resilience Center

A U.S. Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence

The mission of the Coastal Resilience Center of Excellence (CRC) is to conduct research and education to enhance the resilience of the nation’s people, infrastructure, economies and the natural environment to the impacts of coastal hazards such as floods and hurricanes, including the effects of future climate trends.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill leads the Coastal Resilience Center of Excellence (CRC), made possible through a five-year, $20 million grant from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate, Office of University Programs. 

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