Source

Authors

California Ocean Protection Council

Published

2017

Description

This updated guidance provides a science-based methodology for state and local governments to analyze and assess the risks associated with sea-level rise, and to incorporate sea-level rise into their planning, permitting, and investment decisions. This Guidance provides: 1. A synthesis of the best available science on sea level rise projections and rates for California; 2. A step-by-step approach for state agencies and local governments to evaluate those projections and related hazard information in decision making; and 3. Preferred coastal adaptation approaches.


Impacts

Sea level rise

Resource Type

Planning and policy guidance

Topics

Extent: California

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Last updated: Jan. 17, 2019