Climate Adaptation Finance and Investment in California

Governor's Office of Planning and Research

This book serves as a guide for local governments and private enterprises as they navigate the uncharted waters of investing ...
Defining Vulnerable Communities in the Context of Climate Adaptation

Governor's Office of Planning and Research

The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research, with input from the ICARP Technical Advisory Council, developed this resource guide as ...
Local Coastal Programs Resources for Local Governments

California Coastal Commission

Resources on this page are intended to help local government planning agencies to develop, implement, evaluate, and maintain their Local ...
Climate Action for Health: Integrating Public Health into Climate Action Planning

California Department of Public Health

This document introduces key health connections to climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies, suggestions of where these fit into a ...
Guide to Equitable, Community-Driven Climate Preparedness Planning

Urban Sustainability Directors Network

This document provides guidance to local governments in designing and implementing a more inclusive, equitable planning process. It provides guidance ...
California Healthy Places Index (HPI)

Public Health Alliance of Southern California

The California Healthy Places Index (HPI) is an interactive online data and GIS mapping tool that allows users to easily ...
Climate Adaptation Finance and Investment in California

Governor's Office of Planning and Research

This book serves as a guide for local governments and private enterprises as they navigate the uncharted waters of investing ...
Actions Likely to Increase Plant and Animal Resilience to Climate Change

The Nature Conservancy

A map of California's Landscape Vulnerability for land managers, based off of state-wide vulnerability assessment. Visualizes and presents conservation actions ...

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Cal-Adapt is the State of California's primary data access and visualization tool to view and plan for the impacts of climate change. Find data & visualizations at cal-adapt.org.

Case Studies

These case studies highlight policies, plans, specific projects, and other innovative adaptation measures from communities across California, supporting a community of practice across the state.

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Climate Stories

The California Climate Stories capture authentic experiences of Californians as they find new ways to live with a changing climate, demonstrating how local action fits within broader climate change adaptation efforts.

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