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Climate Change Reports by Topic: California: Bay Area and Delta

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Understanding the Effects of Climate Change
Description: Abstracts of papers on climate change presented at the 2014 Bay-Delta Science Conference. Topics included severe storms (Dettinger, M., et al.), coastal flood maps for the San Francisco Bay (Barnard, P., et al.), the diminishing odds of 'normal' snowpack
Publication Date: Oct 30, 2014
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Climate Change Vulnerability of Freshwater Fishes of the San Francisco Bay Area
Description: "Climate change is expected to progressively shift the freshwater environments of the San Francisco Bay Area (SFBA) to states that favor alien fishes over native species. Native species likely will have more limited istributions and some may be extirpated
Publication Date: Sep 23, 2014
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

Sacramento and San Joaquin Basins Climate Impact Assessment
Description: Projects impacts to water deliveries, salinity in the Delta, fish species, hydropower, and flood control. Technical Appendix Past of the "West-Wide Climate Risk
Source: United States. Bureau of Reclamation
Publication Date: Sep 22, 2014
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Climate, Drought, and Change
Description: "California possesses a uniquely variable Mediterranean climate that relies on a few big winter storms to build a snowpack that provides spring runoff to the Delta watershed. Over the past three water years, fewer storms than expected have hit the state l
Source: Delta Stewardship Council
Publication Date: Aug 25, 2014
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / California: Statewide / Drought / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Rising Tides at Our Doorstep
Description: The San Francisco Civil Grand Jury investigated "How and where will rising sea levels most likely affect the City of San Francisco and what is the City doing to address the issue." Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Land Use, environmental management systems, and regulation / Sea level rise /

Central Valley Project Integrated Resource Plan: Summary Document
Description: "The Study will assess potential climate change impacts to the Basins' water supplies and demands and will specifically evaluate potential changes to agriculture and urban water supplies, flood control, hydroelectric power generation, recreation, fisherie
Source: United States. Bureau of Reclamation
Publication Date: Mar 17, 2014
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

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 /

Planning for Sea Level Rise in California's San Francisquito Watershed
Description: Case study of a project by the San Francisquito Creek Joint Powers Authority
Publication Date: Jan 22, 2014
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Sea level rise /

Ontogeny influences sensitivity to climate change stressors in an endangered fish
Description: "In the San Francisco Estuary, the Delta Smelt (Hypomesus transpacificus) is an endemic, endangered fish strongly tied to Californian conservation planning. The complex life history of Delta Smelt combined with dynamic seasonal and spatial abiotic conditi
Publication Date: Jan 20, 2014
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

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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