Learn about "The Role of States in Disaster Recovery," a project featuring former Govs. Jim Hunt (NC) and Haley Barbour (MS).

Coastal Resilience Center hosting MRS 2016

Learn more about this year's Maritime Risk Symposium

A team led by Dr. Isaac Ginis has made significant contributions to national hurricane prediction models. Read more in News.

Learn more about CRC education and research projects.

Photo courtesy of Jeff Cravotta.

Interested in student opportunities in coastal sciences? Find out more here.


Welcome to the Coastal Resilience Center

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

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. The CRC is a consortium focused on applied research, education and outreach addressing threats to coastal communities due to natural hazards and climate change.

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