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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Adaptation

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Adaptation Case Study and Information Exchange
Description: "This tool allows water sector -- drinking water, wastewater and stormwater -- utilities to learn about climate change adaptation planning efforts from their peers across the United States." Case studies cover drought, floods, ecosystem changes, service
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Apr 13, 2016
Topics: Adaptation / Drought / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Flooding / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack / Water utilities guidance /

San Francisco Sea Level Rise Action Plan
Description: "The Sea Level Rise Action Plan completes four strategic tasks: 1) Establishes an overarching vision, goals, and a set of guiding principles for sea level rise planning; 2) Summarizes current climate science, relevant policies and regulations, and vulnera
Publication Date: Mar 10, 2016
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Sample Climate Action Plans / Sea level rise /

Safeguarding California: Implementation Action Plans
Description: Includes plans for the water, agricultural, biodiversity and habitat, emergency management, energy, land use, and public health sectors.
Source: California. Natural Resources Agency
Publication Date: Mar 8, 2016
Topics: Adaptation / Agriculture / California: Bay Area and Delta / California: Statewide / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Flooding / Groundwater / Land Use, environmental management systems, and regulation / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack / Water utilities guidance /

A Strategy for California @ 50 Million: Supporting California's Climate Change Goals: The Governor's Environmental Goals and Policy Report
Description: Ways to reach the state's goals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions even as the population increases.
Source: California. Governor's Office of Planning and Research
Publication Date: Nov 23, 2015
Topics: AB 32 / Adaptation / California: Statewide / Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction, mitigation / Energy management and conservation / Land Use, environmental management systems, and regulation /

State Water Agency Practices for Climate Adaptation
Description: "State water agencies across the country are starting to integrate climate change considerations into the Clean Water Act and Safe Drinking Water Act programs they administer. Short descriptions have been developed of innovative practices that state wate
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Oct 24, 2015
Topics: Adaptation / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Safeguarding California: Implementation Action Plans: Draft Report
Description: Recommendations for the water, agricultural, biodiversity and habitat, emergency management, energy, forestry, land use, oceans, public health, and transportation sectors. Input due by Nov. 30.
Source: California. Natural Resources Agency
Publication Date: Oct 9, 2015
Topics: Adaptation / Agriculture / California: Statewide / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Global issues, human impacts / Sea level rise / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

California Climate Change Symposium
Description: Presentations on the latest science on how climate change will affect California -- projections, GHG inventory methods, adaptation options for ecosystems, water resources, coastal resources (sea level rise), public health, mitigation, resilience. WebEx re
Publication Date: Aug 25, 2015
Topics: Adaptation / California: Statewide / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Global issues, human impacts / Greenhouse gas (GHG) increases / Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction, mitigation / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Comparison of 2014 Adaptation Plans
Description: Compares climate change adaptation plans from many federal agencies.
Source: United States. Army Corps of Engineers
Publication Date: Jun 10, 2015
Topics: Adaptation / Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act /

Tracking Coastal Adaptation: Implementing California's Innovative Sea Level Rise Planning Database
Description: "This paper . . .focuses on Assembly Bill 2516, an innovative new law that requires California to develop an online database of actions taken by state agencies and selected other entities to plan for sea level rise. With input from a team of coastal adapt
Publication Date: May 12, 2015
Topics: Adaptation / California: Statewide / Sea level rise /

Climate Change Adaptation Introductory Training for Local Officials
Description: Deals with effects of climate change (such as rising temperatures, changing precipitation, increased drought and wildfires, and sea level rise) and local communities' vulnerabilities (stormwater, wastewater, water supply, etc.). Takes about 30 minutes to
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: May 6, 2015
Topics: Adaptation / Drought / Sea level rise / Water quality / Wildfires /

 

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