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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Sea level rise and Flooding for San Francisco Bay and Delta


 

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Sea Level Rise Adaptation Framework: A user guide to planning with nature as demonstrated in Marin County
Description: "As sea levels continue to rise, coastal communities will need to adapt their shorelines in order to manage risk and create greater social and ecological resilience to a changing landscape. Adapting to sea level rise will be challenging; coastal planners
Source: San Francisco Estuary Institute
Publication Date: Sep 6, 2019
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Land Use, environmental management systems, and regulation / Sea level rise /

Adapting to Rising Tides Bay Shoreline Flood Exlorer
Description: "The Adapting to Rising Tides program has developed this website to help Bay Area communities prepare for the impacts of current and future flooding due to sea level rise and storm surges by learning about causes of flooding, exploring maps of flood risk
Source: San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission
Publication Date: May 27, 2019
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Sea level rise /

San Francisco Bay Shoreline Adaptation Atlas
Description: "A critical tool for this process is a science-based framework for developing adaptation strategies that are appropriate for the diverse shoreline of the Bay and that take advantage of natural processes. This report propsoes such a framework. Operational
Source: San Francisco Estuary Institute
Publication Date: May 2, 2019
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Sea level rise /

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 /

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 /

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 /

The Governance Gap: Climate Adaptation and Sea-Level Rise in the San Francisco Bay Area
Description: "While most stakeholders recognize the risk of sea-level rise and other climate impacts, and have good ideas about potential on-the-ground solutions, realizing these solutions requires overcoming a series of governance challenges. All of these governance
Source: University of California, Davis
Publication Date: Jun 27, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Flooding / Sea level rise /

40+ Years of Wetland Restoration in the San Francisco Bay: Lessons Learned and Future Directions
Description: "How do you design a good habitat restoration project in San Francisco Bay? What have we learned from the last 40 years of restoration experience? And how do restoration designs need to change in the future, as we face sea level rise and declining sedimen
Publication Date: Jun 12, 2017
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Flooding / Sea level rise / Video Training /

Climate Change and the Delta
Description: Projected effects of climate change, including more evaporation, more floods and droughts, sea level rise. (Dettinger, M., et al., 2016, San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science)
Publication Date: Oct 12, 2016
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Drought / Flooding / Sea level rise / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

 

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