Coastal Hazard Resilience Planning in California

It Takes a Comprehensive Approach

Start Here to Chart the Right Course

Sea level rise and coastal flooding are impacting California’s coast

Integrating various local planning initiatives will help us protect our communities. Unity in thought and approach will make our region stronger and more successful.

A comprehensive and cohesive planning approach will pay great dividends. Most importantly, the community will evolve to be in a better position to weather coastal hazards. Other benefits include reduced duplication of effort, lowered potential for policy conflicts, streamlined public outreach, and increased eligibility for implementation funding.

Plans discussed in this reference guide:

  • Local Hazard Mitigation Plan
  • Adaptation Plan
  • General Plan
  • Local Coastal Program