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Coastal Resilience Index: A Community Self Assessment (2010)


T.T. Sempier, D.L. Swann, R. Emmer, S.H. Sempier, and M. Schneider.


Texas Sea Grant, Louisiana Sea Grant, Florida Sea Grant, Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant, NOAA, Gulf of Mexico Alliance, and Gulf of Mexico Program


This is a 19-page self-assessment tool developed for community leaders. Results of the assessment are presented as a Resilience Index that estimates the adapatability of a community to a disaster, and can help identify areas in which a community should improve their resilience