SB 1 Case Study: Fresno County Regional Transportation Network Vulnerability Assessment

Source

Authors

Fresno Council of Governments

Published

2018

Description

The Fresno Council of Governments (Fresno COG) will conduct a Vulnerability Assessment for the Fresno County regional transportation network. The Vulnerability Assessment will identify areas of the region where the multi-modal transportation network is vulnerable to potential impacts of climate change, such as wildfire, extreme heat, and changes in precipitation, and identify strategies to remedy those impacts that have co-benefits to public health, natural ecosystems, social equity, the economy, and greenhouse gas emissions. The Vulnerability Assessment will provide information that local agencies may use and integrate within their general plans, inform the next update of the Regional Transportation Plan, and identify projects that may be incorporated into future federal, state, and local transportation funding programs.

Climate Impact Tags

Drought Extreme heat Extreme storms Temperature Wildfire

Resource Type Tags

ICARP Case Study

Topics

Extent: Fresno County

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Last updated: Jan. 24, 2021