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Adaptation Tools for Public Officials

Key Points
  • Many tools, guidebooks, and other resources are available to assist public officials and others as they plan for climate change in their communities and organizations.

A number of resources exist to help public officials and others with climate change adaptation planning. The tools, guidebooks, clearinghouses and other resources highlighted on this page offer a sampling of what is available from states, federal agencies, nonprofit and private organizations, and others.

Both the examples and links are intended to be illustrative, not comprehensive. Other tools and resources, as well as links to adaptation plans by different levels of government, can be found on the regional and sectoral adaptation pages.


Sector-Specific Tools and Resources

Region-Specific Tools and Resources


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