The Public Health Dimensions of California Wildfire and Wildfire Prevention, Mitigation and Suppression

Physicians, Scientists, and Engineers for Healthy Energy

This report summarizes and integrates scientific information on the public health dimensions of both wildfire and approaches to wildfire prevention, ...
Public Participation Spectrum

International Association for Public Participation

The Public Participation Spectrum is designed to assist with the selection of the level of participation that defines the public’s ...
From Community Engagement to Ownership

Urban Sustainability Directors Network

From Community Engagement to Ownership: Tools for the Field with Case Studies of Four Municipal Community-Driven Environmental & Racial Equity ...
California’s Fourth Climate Change Assessment: Summary Report from Tribal and Indigenous Communities Within California

CA Energy Commission

The Summary Report from Tribal and Indigenous Communities within California is part of a series of 12 reports from California's ...
Executive Order B-30-15 Guidance: Planning and Investing for a Resilient California

Governor's Office of Planning and Research

Executive Order B-30-15 directed OPR to provide guidance for state agencies to integrate current and future climate conditions into all ...
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 ...


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