University of Arizona Native Nations Climate Adaptation Program
This report highlights recent climate related activities undertaken by Native Nations, needs for science based support, and potential areas for partnership. Chapter 6.2 of this assessment provides summaries for California Tribes and reservations, including Coyote Valley Band of Pomo Indians, Fort Independence Indian Reservation, Fort Mojave Indian Tribe, La Jolla Band of Luiseño Indians, Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians, Lipay Nation of Santa Ysabel, Ramona Band of Cahuilla, and Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians. The reservation and tribes are working on writing plans focused on climate impacts like wildfires, droughts, heat, and floods, as well as climate change preparedness plans, adaptation plans, vulnerability assessments, and tribal environmental plans.
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