The American Geophysical Union's (AGU) Thriving Earth Exchange (TEX) has been named as a partnering organization
with the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy newly launched "Resilience Dialogues
." Officials are hoping to help communities facing climate resilience challenges by offering them a consultative service that will connect them with information, tools, and programs, they are hoping to support to community wide climate-resilience needs. TEX
was established three years ago by AGU and has been connecting communities "facing challenges related to the geosciences, such as adapting to climate change and protecting water quality, and pro bono geoscientists who are experts in pertinent fields."