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Proposed Policy to Plan for Sea Level Rise
Description: "The Policy will serve as guidance in developing the more detailed Sea Level Rise Adaptation Plan to protect Palo Alto’s neighborhoods, economy, and Baylands habitat. . . . The Plan will be delivered for Council review by December 2020 and will serve as t
Publication Date: Mar 18, 2019
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Land Use, environmental management systems, and regulation / Sea level rise /

Marin County Sea Level Rise Publications
Description: Marin ocean coast sea level rise adaptation report and vulnerability assessment. "The Adaptation Report is not a plan, but rather an informational document compiling adaptation options proposed to date to set the foundation for continued planning in West
Publication Date: Dec 11, 2018
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Sea level rise /

Building Ecological Resilience in Highly Modified Landscapes
Description: "Ecological resilience is a powerful heuristic for ecosystem management in the context of rapid environmental change. Significant efforts are underway to improve the resilience of biodiversity and ecological function to extreme events and directional chan
Source: San Francisco Estuary Institute
Publication Date: Nov 7, 2018
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

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 /

Methodology for Building Habitat Connectivity for Climate Adaptation: Mayacamas to Berryessa Connectivity Network (M2B)
Description: Evaluates connectivity of habitats between two mountain ranges in the North Bay Area. "It is also one of the first projects of its scale to specifically address habitat connectivity for resilience to climate change in a manner that could be exported to o
Publication Date: May 21, 2018
Topics: Adaptation / California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

Climate Change and the Delta: A Synthesis - Public Draft
Description: "This synthesis paper is organized into nine sections, plus references cited. The next section (Section 2) provides background on climate change as a global stressor to the Delta ecosystem and summarizes the anticipated primary physical effects on the Del
Source: Delta Stewardship Council
Publication Date: Mar 23, 2018
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Sea level rise / Water quality /

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 /

Sea-Level Rise and Climate Change Impacts on an Urbanized Pacific Coast Estuary
Description: "The San Francisco Bay-Delta estuary, the largest estuary on the west coast of North America, has lost over 90% of its tidal wetlands through conversion to agriculture, grazing or urban development. Accelerated sea-level rise poses an additional threat to
Publication Date: Dec 6, 2017
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Sea level rise /

 

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