Resilience and Sustainability
Resilience - (noun) the ability to adapt to changing conditions and rapidly recover from disruptions due to emergencies
Sustainability - (noun) a management technique which meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs
Vibrant and prepared communities that thrive in the face of changing environmental conditions.
To accelerate the capacity of all communities in the State of Delaware to undertake the necessary steps to become sustainable and resilient.
The capacity of Delaware's communities to be sustainable and resilient accelerates over time.
RASCL serves as a forum for collaboration, information sharing, best practices, and partnering.
Delaware's communities have a representative sitting on RASCL.
Delaware communities consider sustainability and resiliency goals when making decisions about land use planning and development, emergency plans, energy and environmental conservation, and allocation of resources.