Education and Outreach

The Wisconsin Initiative on Climate Change Impacts is committed to sharing its latest research, case studies, and resources to help better our understanding of climate change and develop adaptation strategies to build our state’s resilience.

WICCI in Action: Climate Adaptation Success Stories

These case studies, written and designed by WICCI staff Eric Verbeten and Jenny Peek, are a window into the daily work of WICCI’s members and affiliates.

Educational Resources

Climate Wisconsin

Climate Wisconsin is an educational multimedia project featuring stories of climate change. The stories are supported by research conducted in collaboration with the Wisconsin Initiative on Climate Change Impacts.

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For Educators

Purdue University's Indiana Climate Change Impacts Assessment has curated a variety of training tools, curricula and other resources suitable for educators from elementary school through college.

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Climate Change and Extreme Weather in Wisconsin

Wisconsin Lakes and Rivers Convention (April 2020)

Creating Climate Ready Communities in Wisconsin

UW-Madison Crossroads of Ideas seminar on WICCI partnership with City of Madison (March 2020)

Climate Change and Lake Impacts

Clean Lakes Alliance’s Yahara Lakes 101 (September 2019)

What the Science is Telling Us

Wisconsin Academy of Arts and Sciences’ Beyond Sandbags workshop (August 2019)