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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Adaptation

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2014 Highlights of Progress: Responses to Climate Change by the National Water Program
Description: EPA's work in water infrastructure, watersheds and wetlands, coastal waters, and water quality.
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Mar 25, 2015
Topics: Adaptation / Drought / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Water quality / Water utilities guidance /

Adaptation Strategies for Water Utilities
Description: Helps utilities prepare for challenges such as drought, water quality degradation, floods, ecosystem changes, and changes in service demand and use. (Part of EPA's Climate Ready Water Utilities program) Updated in 2015 to include updated climate models,
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Mar 4, 2015
Topics: Adaptation / Drought / Energy management and conservation / Flooding / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack / Water utilities guidance /

Adapting California's Ecosystems to a Changing Climate
Description: "Significant efforts are underway to translate improved understanding of how climate change is altering ecosystems into practical actions for sustaining ecosystem functions and benefits. We explore this transition in California, where adaptation and mitig
Publication Date: Feb 11, 2015
Topics: Adaptation / California: Statewide / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

Risk-Based Adaptation
Description: Materials to help communities prepare for climate change. (Part of EPA's Climate Ready Estuaries program)
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Nov 21, 2014
Topics: Adaptation /

President's State, Local, and Tribal Leaders Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience: Recommendations to the President
Description: "The recommendations offer guidance on how the Federal Government should modernize programs and policies to incorporate climate change, incentivize and remove barriers to community resilience, and provide useful, actionable information and tools. The Task
Source: United States. White House Council on Environmental Quality
Publication Date: Nov 17, 2014
Topics: Adaptation / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction, mitigation / Sea level rise / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Adaptation Policy and Plan
Description: Most recent climate change adaptation policies and plans from the Army Corps of Engineers
Source: United States. Army Corps of Engineers
Publication Date: Oct 31, 2014
Topics: Adaptation /

EPA Adaptation Implementation Plans
Description: EPA's plans to adapt to climate change for different sectors (such as water) and all regions of the country.
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Oct 31, 2014
Topics: Adaptation / Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Department of Defense 2014 Climate Change Adaptation Roadmap
Description: "The Department has established three broad adaptation goals: Goal 1: Identify and assess the effects of climate change on the Department. Goal 2: Integrate climate change considerations across the Department and manage associated risks. Goal 3: Collabora
Publication Date: Oct 10, 2014
Topics: Adaptation / Temperature / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise /

National Fish, Wildlife and Plants Climate Adaptation Strategy: Taking Action, a Progress Report, 2014
Description: Case studies of work done around the country.
Publication Date: Sep 18, 2014
Topics: Adaptation / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

Being Prepared for Climate Change: A Workbook for Developing Risk-Based Adaptation Plans
Description: Prepared as part of EPA's Climate Ready Estuaries program, this report is aimed at watershed management agencies.
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Aug 29, 2014
Topics: Adaptation / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

 

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