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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Flooding

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Description: "Here you can find data related to climate change that can help inform and prepare America’s communities, businesses, and citizens. Initially, in this pilot phase, you can find data and resources related to coastal flooding, sea level rise, and their impa
Source: United States.
Publication Date: Mar 19, 2014
Topics: Agriculture / Energy management and conservation / Flooding / Global issues, human impacts / Models and Tools / Sea level rise /

What We Know: The Reality, Risks, and Response to Climate Change
Description: "Based on the evidence, more than 97% of climate experts have concluded that human-caused climate change is happening. What We Know helps us understand the science behind the realities, risks and response to the climate challenge." (American Association
Publication Date: Mar 18, 2014
Topics: Drought / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Flooding / Global issues, human impacts / Greenhouse gas (GHG) increases / Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction, mitigation / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea and Polar ice / Sea level rise / Temperature / Wildfires /

Bay Area Climate Adaptation and Resilience: Nine County-Level Snapshots: Projects, Plans, Structures and Needs
Description: Summary of climate adaptation planning in the Bay Area, especially in the areas of flooding (sea level rise, extreme storms), water, energy, land: natural systems and agriculture, health, and multiple impacts and sectors. Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Energy management and conservation / Flooding / Sea level rise / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Extreme Weather Events: Limiting Federal Fiscal Exposure and Increasing the Nation's Resilience
Description: "The federal government has opportunities to limit its exposure and increase the nation's resilience to extreme weather events. Since 1980, the U.S. has experienced 151 weather disasters with damages exceeding 1 billion dollars each. This testimony focuse
Source: United States. Government Accountability Office
Publication Date: Feb 12, 2014
Topics: Drought / Flooding / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea-Level and Flood Risks: FEMA or Insurance Industry Responses /

Reducing Climate Risks with Natural Infrastructure
Description: Nine case studies from California of floodplain management or restoration projects. (The Nature Conservancy) Keywords: green infrastructure
Publication Date: Jan 9, 2014
Topics: California: Statewide / Ecosystem Services and Climate Change / Flooding / Sea level rise /

Sea Level Rise Vulnerability Study for the City of Los Angeles
Description: "Over the next century, sea level rise in the Los Angeles (L.A.) region is expected to match global projections with an increase of 0.1 - 0.6 m (5 - 24 inches) from 2000 to 2050 and 0.4 - 1.7 m (17 - 66 inches) from 2000 to 2100. Tides, wave-driven runup
Publication Date: Jan 7, 2014
Topics: Adaptation / California: Statewide / Flooding / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise /

Beyond the Basics: Best Practices in Local Mitigation Planning
Description: "This website features numerous examples and best practices that were drawn from high quality hazard mitigation plans identified as part of the University of North Carolina study. High quality plans combine the best available scientific knowledge with in
Publication Date: Nov 7, 2013
Topics: Adaptation / Flooding / Land Use, environmental management systems, and regulation /

Literature Synthesis on Climate Change Implications for Water and Environmental Resources
Description: "This report aims to support longer-term planning processes by providing region-specific literature syntheses on what already has been studied regarding climate change implications for Reclamation operations and activities in the 17 Western States. These
Source: United States. Bureau of Reclamation
Publication Date: Oct 31, 2013
Topics: Agriculture / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Flooding / Streamflow / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack / Water utilities guidance / Wildfires /

Colorado River Myths and Realities: The Coming Conflict
Description: Presentation by Bradley Udall, University of Colorado Law School. "Climate change is water change." Discussion of predicted shortfall of Colorado River water, recent floods, problems of modeling and prediction.
Publication Date: Sep 16, 2013
Topics: Drought / Flooding / Models and Tools / Streamflow / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Sea Level Rise: Risks & Adaptation
Description: Presentation by Director Linda LeZotte to the Campbell Lions Club, Sept. 10, 2013.
Source: Santa Clara Valley Water District
Publication Date: Sep 10, 2013
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Santa Clara Valley Water District board member presentations / Sea level rise /


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