Community Based Adaptation to a Changing Climate

Type: 
Literature
Disaster Resources
Health
Year Published: 
2015
Organization: 
EPA
Description: 

Communities are facing a changing world- a world of warmer temperatures , less predictable weather patterns, and rising sea levels. While impacts vary by location, these and other impacts threaten the reliable delivery of many community services. This resource discusses how climate change is affecting community services, presents sample adaptation strategies, gives examples of successful community adaptation actions, and provides links to other key federal resources.

Category: 
Public Health, adaptation, preparedness, air quality, climate change, extreme events

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Contact Information: 
Submit a contact form here: https://www.epa.gov/arc-x/forms/contact-us-about-climate-change-adaptation-resource-center , Environmental Protection Agency Senior Advisor for Climate Adaptation, 1104T 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Washington, DC 20460