County of San Mateo
This report is an assessment of San Mateo County’s vulnerability to future sea-level rise and associated impacts, which include inundation, erosion and flooding. It explores these impacts as they relate local assets, including critical infrastructure, essential regional transportation networks and infrastructure, and important regional natural and recreational assets. The report uses a risk-based approach to explore local issues of public health, governance and cascading impacts. The report uses the protection, accommodation, and managed retreat framework to think about various possible adaptation strategies.
Flooding Sea level rise