Adapting to Extreme Heat in California: Assessing Gaps in State-Level Policies and Funding Opportunities

Source

Authors

University of California, Los Angeles

Published

2021

Description

This assessment aims to outline state-level regulations, funding opportunities, and planning efforts that exist to address the issue of extreme heat in selected settings in California, and to understand which state entities have oversight of selected activities. This assessment furthers an understanding of ongoing efforts and where there are policy gaps that should be filled to protect individuals and communities from adverse heat-related impacts.

Climate Impact Tags

Extreme heat

Adaptation Planning Guide Phases

Phase 1: Define, Explore, and Initiate Phase 2: Assess Vulnerability Phase 3: Define Adaptation Framework and Strategies Phase 4: Implement, Monitor, Evaluate, and Adjust

Resource Type Tags

Assessment Planning and policy guidance

Topics

Extent: California

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Last updated: April 18, 2024