From Mountains to Cities: Exploring California’s Urban Connections to Sierra Nevada Ecosystems
Alliance of Regional Collaboratives for Climate Adaptation
This white paper examines California's Urban-Rural connections to identify policy opportunities, strategies to develop and deepen collaborative efforts, and on-the-ground solutions to enhance ecosystem resilience. The report begins by highlighting the Sierra Nevada Region's ecosystem benefits (page 4), before delineating the climate threats to the region (page 9), particularly extreme rainfall events and decreased snowpack.
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Extent: Alameda County, Alpine County, Amador County, Calaveras County, El Dorado County, Inyo County, Mariposa County, Mono County, Nevada County, Placer County, Plumas County, Sierra County, Tuolumne County
Last updated: Feb. 25, 2021