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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Sea level rise and Flooding


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San Francisco Bay: Views of an Evolving Shoreline (Shoreview)
Description: "Explore the Bay shoreline and the consequences of sea level rise as climate change accelerates." Includes video, images, sea level rise forecasts, and impacts on the economy, contamination, wetlands, and recreation. (San Francisco Baykeeper)
Publication Date: Oct 1, 2018
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Flooding / Sea level rise / Water quality /

California's Fourth Climate Change Assessment
Description: "California's Fourth Climate Change Assessment provides information to build resilience to climate impacts, including temperature, wildfire, water, sea level rise, and governance." "The Statewide Summary Report presents an overview of the main findings fr
Source: California. Natural Resources Agency
Publication Date: Aug 27, 2018
Topics: California: Statewide / Drought / Energy management and conservation / Flooding / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise / Temperature / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack / Wildfires /

Revised Draft Climate Action Plan (Napa County)
Description: "This Climate Action Plan (CAP) provides a comprehensive roadmap to address the challenges of climate change in unincorporated Napa County. Acting on climate change means reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from local sources and helping the community
Publication Date: Jul 18, 2018
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction, mitigation / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise / Temperature / Wildfires / Sample Climate Action Plans /

Underwater: Rising Seas, Chronic Floods, and the Implications for US Coastal Real Estate
Description: "Sea levels are rising. Tides are inching higher. High-tide floods are becoming more frequent and reaching farther inland. And hundreds of US coastal communities will soon face chronic, disruptive flooding that directly affects people's homes, lives, and
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists
Publication Date: Jun 18, 2018
Topics: Flooding / Sea level rise /

San Mateo County Sea Level Rise Vulnerability Assessment
Description: "The County is highly vulnerable to the effects of rising sea levels. If left unmanaged, future flooding and coastal erosion could pose considerable risks to life, safety, critical infrastructure, the County's natural and recreational assets, and the eco
Publication Date: Mar 12, 2018
Topics: Flooding / Sample Climate Action Plans / Sea level rise / California: Bay Area and Delta /

Global climate change and local land subsidence exacerbate inundation risk to the San Francisco Bay Area
Description: "The current global projections of future sea level rise are the basis for developing inundation hazard maps. However, contributions from spatially variable coastal subsidence have generally not been considered in these projections. We use synthetic apert
Publication Date: Mar 7, 2018
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Sea level rise /

Climate Science Special Report
Description: "This report is an authoritative assessment of the science of climate change, with a focus on the United States. It represents the first of two volumes of the Fourth National Climate Assessment, mandated by the Global Change Research Act of 1990." Keyword
Source: United States. Global Change Research Program
Publication Date: Nov 3, 2017
Topics: Drought / Flooding / Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction, mitigation / Models and Tools / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea and Polar ice / Sea level rise / Temperature / Wildfires /

Climate Change and Homes: Who Would Lose the Most to a Rising Tide?
Description: "Building on our 2016 analysis of the impact a rising tide could have on U.S. homes, we looked again at how many homes might be underwater by the end of the century -- and whether those homes are in the top, middle or bottom tier in their areas. We also c
Publication Date: Oct 18, 2017
Topics: Flooding / Sea level rise /

Adapting to Rising Tides Bay Area Sea Level Rise Analysis and Mapping Project
Description: "This project, the Adapting to Rising Tides, Bay Area Sea Level Rise Analysis and Mapping Project, produces consistent inundation data and mapping products for all nine San Francisco Bay Area counties. . . . The SLR inundation mapping products capture per
Source: San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission
Publication Date: Sep 8, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Sea level rise /

Compounding effects of sea level rise and fluvial flooding
Description: "Population and assets in coastal regions are threatened by both oceanic and fluvial flooding hazards. Common flood hazard assessment practices typically focus on one flood driver at a time and ignore potential compounding impacts. Here we outline a uniqu
Publication Date: Aug 28, 2017
Topics: Flooding / Sea level rise /

 

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