Source

Authors

California Ocean Protection Council

Published

2018

Description

Researchers at UCLA Law developed this study for Southern California decision-makers. The paper identifies how local governments can harness legal doctrines to support aggressive, innovative actions to address sea level rise while minimizing their legal risk. The paper can help local governments understand the ways to use legal tools to enhance their adaptive capacity by providing them with the necessary legal authority for certain adaptation actions.


Impacts

Sea level rise

Resource Type

Case Study

Topics

Extent: Los Angeles County, Orange County, San Diego County, Santa Barbara County, Ventura County

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Last updated: Dec. 6, 2019