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Plan for Extreme Weather Events with Our Adaptation Strategies Guide

Explore the Adaptation Strategies Guide below for examples of water utility impacts and adaptation options. The guide includes:
  • Sustainability briefs to support adaptation planning,
  • Examples of utilities implementing adaptation options, and
  • Worksheets to help with the planning process.
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