Change matters...

The Interdisciplinary Centre on Climate Change (IC3) brings together experts across disciplines to consider the impacts of climate change from every angle. A fresh approach, built on smart science, working toward achievable solutions – because at Waterloo, change really does matter.

Established in 2008, ICseeks to advance research on climate change by facilitating interdisciplinary research and providing relevant scientific information that empowers business, government and civil society to prepare and respond effectively to weather events and climate change.IC3 Logo

  1. Apr. 25, 2019In the media: IC3's Executive Director highlights impact of climate change on ski industrySki lift in winter

    How ski resorts in California are preparing for warmer winters

    Climate change is having a growing impact on winter tourism. With warmer temperatures on the rise, the ski industry is seeing less snow and skiiers are spending fewer day on the slopes. 

  2. Apr. 16, 2019ICCA Report - Water on the Rise: Protecting Canadian Homes from the Growing Threat of FloodingICCA report cover

    Report identifies cost-effective ways homeowners can protect themselves from the top climate change cost in Canada – basement flooding

    With the right information and often for less than $250, homeowners can protect themselves from the increasing risks of basement floods, according to a report from the University of Waterloo.

  3. Apr. 9, 2019IC3 Member, Blair Feltmate, joins Climate Panel on CBC's The National CBC News logo

    Climate change and a path forward for Canada

    IC3's member and head of the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation, Blair Feltmate, discusses climate change in Canada on CBC's The National. 

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