resiliency

Delaware Sea Grant and partners develop interactive flood risk visualization tool

While Nov. 30 marked the official end of hurricane season, winter and spring months also can generate large weather events — including nor’easters that can bring significant flooding to the Delaware coast.

Historically, winds, waves and storm tides associated with nor’easters have...Read more

Sea Talk Video - Delaware's 1962 Northeaster

This is SeaTalk: Ocean News from the University of Delaware.

In March of 1962, a strong northeaster struck Delaware's coast over the course of three days. The storm left a trail of devastation in its wake. Six people drowned, dozens of oceanfront properties were destroyed, and coastal...Read more

Delaware's stormy coast

Delaware's March 1962 storm caused unprecedented destruction to life and property. Unusually high wind-driven tides carried breaking waves inland, destroying buildings and structures that, ordinarily, would have been beyond the reach of the surf.

Telling the story of the storm in...Read more

Delaware's 1962 Northeaster

Delaware's March 1962 storm caused unprecedented destruction to life and property. Unusually high wind-driven tides carried breaking waves inland, destroying buildings and structures that, ordinarily, would have been beyond the reach of the surf. These photographs and the story they tell about...Read more

Delaware Community Resilience and Adaptation Workshop - January 29, 2014

The Delaware Community Resilience and Adaptation Workshop was convened on Wednesday, Jan. 29, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the DNERR St. Jones Reserve Coastal Training Center in Dover. The workshop was co-sponsored by the Delaware Sea Grant College Program, the Delaware Department of Natural...Read more

Delaware Sea Grant helping communities prepare for natural hazards with Jan. 29 workshop

Delaware Sea Grant is offering a free workshop to help communities statewide plan for hurricanes, flooding and other hazards.

The Delaware Community Resiliency and Adaptation Workshop will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 29, from 8:30 a....Read more