Latest Caribbean Climate Hub Additions

USDA Caribbean Climate Hub Wood Product Development workshops provided knowledge and technical skills on wood product development that will improve Puerto Rico’s capacity to develop high-value wood products from local resources.
Though vulnerable to earthquakes, tsunamis, and wildfires, the major threat of disaster in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands comes from hurricanes, tropical storms, and drought.
Dr. Nora Alvarez-Berríos is an environmental scientist whose research focuses on drought and hurricanes effects on forests and farmlands and adaptability scenarios for climate change in the Caribbean. The goal of her work is to develop adaptability scenarios…
Hurricane Recovery Resources for Farmers and Forest Landowners in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
ADAPTA Climate Change Adaptation Project from the Caribbean Climate Hub
The video promotes agriculture and illustrates how food production is influenced by the climate through the experiences of Sr. Sapo in his home garden to foster children’s understanding of how the food we eat is connected to sunshine, rain and the soil.