The Public Comment period for the EJ Screening Tool is between July 17 and July 31. To help us better understand what communities need and your opinion of the accessibility of the screening tool, voice your concerns, questions and comments here.
To access the screening tool in English, click here.
El período de comentarios públicos para la herramienta de detección EJ es entre el 17 y el 31 de julio. Para ayudarnos a entender mejor lo que las comunidades necesitan y su opinión sobre la accesibilidad de la herramienta de detección, exprese sus inquietudes, preguntas y comentarios aquí.
Para acceder a la herramienta de selección en inglés, haga clic aquí
On May 22, 2023, Dr. Yaprak Onat, with the Connecticut Institute for Resilience & Climate Adaptation (CIRCA) presented the CT EJ Mapping Tool in draft form for community feedback for the Connecticut Equity and Environmental Justice Advisory Council (CEEJAC). To learn more about the CEEJAC please click here.
Dr. Yaprak Onat, with the Connecticut Institute for Resilience & Climate Adaptation (CIRCA), was a part of the panel session for CT Data Conference, specifically the Mapping for Community: Understanding the Community Environment.
On 11/18/22, our members from our team, Dr. Yaprak Onat and Caterina Massidda presented at Connecticut’s GIS Day. Here, Massidda presented on the methodology that was used to develop the statewide Environmental Justice Tool. Onat, along with Meg McGaffin presented on mapping the climate change vulnerability and expanded on the Climate Change Vulnerability index which was completed early in 2022.
To learn more about Connecticut GIS Day and the presentations, click here.