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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Adaptation

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A global framework for future costs and benefits of river-flood protection in urban areas
Description: "Floods cause billions of dollars of damage each year, and flood risks are expected to increase due to socio-economic development, subsidence, and climate change. Implementing additional flood risk management measures can limit losses, protecting people a
Publication Date: Jul 31, 2017
Topics: Flooding / Adaptation /

Insights into the Use of Uncertain Information in the Water Utility Sector
Description: "This survey project provides important insights into where and how water professionals are using uncertain information, with a focus on climate projection and assessment information. Insights are also provided regarding the education, training, and sup
Source: Water Research Foundation
Publication Date: Jul 17, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack / Water utilities guidance /

The Governance Gap: Climate Adaptation and Sea-Level Rise in the San Francisco Bay Area
Description: "While most stakeholders recognize the risk of sea-level rise and other climate impacts, and have good ideas about potential on-the-ground solutions, realizing these solutions requires overcoming a series of governance challenges. All of these governance
Source: University of California, Davis
Publication Date: Jun 27, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Sea level rise /

Safeguarding California Plan: 2017 Update: California's Climate Adaptation Strategy: Draft Report
Description: State government strategies for water, emergency management, energy, land use and community development, public health, transportation, agriculture, biodiversity and habitat, forests, and the ocean and coast.
Source: California. Natural Resources Agency
Publication Date: May 8, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / Agriculture / California: Statewide / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Land Use, environmental management systems, and regulation / Sea level rise / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

How can climate change and engineered water conveyance affect sediment dynamics in the San Francisco Bay-Delta system?
Description: "Suspended sediment concentration is an important estuarine health indicator. Estuarine ecosystems rely on the maintenance of habitat conditions, which are changing due to direct human impact and climate change. This study aims to evaluate the impact of c
Publication Date: Apr 24, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Sea level rise / Water quality /

Comprehensive Response to Climate Change
Description: Resolution adopted by the State Water Board March 7, 2017. Outlines actions the Board will take in the areas of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, water conservation and efficiency, recycled water, storm water, energy efficiency and renewable energy, impr
Source: California. State Water Resources Control Board
Publication Date: Mar 7, 2017
Topics: AB 32 and Subsequent Legislation / Adaptation / California: Statewide / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction, mitigation / Renewable energy / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Incorporating Climate Solutions into Day to Day Adaptation
Description: "Participants in this webinar learned how to approach development, financing and implementation of climate adaptation strategies across all municipal planning activities. This webinar covered: How to incorporate adaptation thinking into day-to-day municip
Source: Center for Climate Preparedness and Community Resilience (Antioch Univ. New England)
Publication Date: Feb 9, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / Video Training /

California's Fourth Climate Change Assessment: Research and Tool Development
Description: Research for the forthcoming assessment. The non-energy research portfolio includes: 1. Climate Change, Habitat, and Wildfires: Impacts and Management Options 2. California's Working Lands: Carbon Sequestration for Adaptation and Mitigation 3. Sea Level
Source: California. Natural Resources Agency
Publication Date: Jan 24, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / California: Statewide / Drought / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction, mitigation / Sea level rise / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack / Wildfires /

Regional Collaboration for Resilience: How to build effective, sustainable cross-jurisdictional climate collaboratives
Description: "Participants in this webinar heard how communities can collaborate at the regional scale to successfully advance climate mitigation and adaptation strategies. Cross-jurisdictional collaboration among municipal, county, and regional administrators, emerge
Source: Center for Climate Preparedness and Community Resilience (Antioch Univ. New England)
Publication Date: Jan 12, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / Video Training /

Climate Adaptation Policy and Guidance Documents
Description: "OPR's Integrated Climate Adaptation and Resiliency Program (ICARP) is responsible for coordinating and maintaining the State Adaptation Clearinghouse (PRC 71360). This document hosts climate change related executive orders, legislation, regulations and g
Source: California. Governor's Office of Planning and Research
Publication Date: Dec 29, 2016
Topics: Adaptation / California: Statewide / Planning Guides / Sample Climate Action Plans / Sea level rise /

 

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