Local reports, adaptation strategies, and working groups related to Climate Change
Adaptation Action Areas
Definition and relevant uses in Comprehensive Planning (Florida Department of Economic Opportunity) More...
Broward County Climate Change Task Force
Meeting schedule and notes posted. Also, check out the references and resources tab. More...
Climate Change and Water Management in South Florida (2009)
Report by the South Florida Water Management District (PDF)
Florida Climate Center
The Florida Climate Center is affiliated with the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) in Asheville, NC and the Southeast Regional Climate Center (SERCC) in Columbia, SC. The Florida Climate Center provides the state of Florida with information regarding: Climate Data; Climate Information; Extreme Events; Special Analysis and Outreach. More…
Florida Center for Environmental Studies (Florida Atlantic University)
Events, reports, news and podcasts on climate change, sea level rise and other locally relevant environmental issues. More...
Georgetown Climate Center: Adaptation Clearinghouse
One of the best databases on the topic, has over 60 adaptation resources list for Florida, and more nationwide. Up-to-date and growing! Join to add your information and resources to the list for other’s to reference as well. More...
Southeast Florida Climate Compact
An on-going collaborative effort between Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe & Palm Beach Counties to foster sustainability and climate resilience at a regional scale. More...
Unified Sea Level Rise Projection for Southeast Florida (2011) report (PDF)
Draft Regional Climate Action Plan (2012) (PDF)
Surging Seas: A Project of Climate Central
Rhode Island Climate Change Commission 2012 Report
This report, "Adapting to Climate Change in the Ocean State: A Starting Point", summarizes key climate risks in Rhode Island and explores current and projected impacts on human health, public and private infrastructure, and the environment. More...
Climate Change Indicators, EPA 2012 Report
An informative and easy to understand synthesis of the latest in climate science and the 26 indicators Environmental Protection Agency uses to track signs of climate change. Great graphics and a summary page for each indicator makes this a must read for anyone interested, planning for, and communicating about, climate change. More...
Just Released in English and Spanish: Climate Literacy-The Essential Principles of Climate Science Guide
Climate Literacy-The Essential Principles of Climate Science Guide by U.S. Global Change Research Program presents important information for individuals and communities to understand Earth's climate, impacts of climate change, and approaches for adapting and mitigating change. Principles in the guide can serve as discussion starters or launching points for scientific inquiry. The publication was made available in English and Spanish language.
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