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.
Hurricane Recovery Resources for Farmers and Forest Landowners in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
This vulnerability assessment is meant to provide a baseline “snapshot” of current climate vulnerabilities, along with specific adaptive management strategies to increase the resilience of working lands.

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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…

Hurricane Recovery Resources for Farmers and Forest Landowners in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.