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Climate Change Bay Plan Amendment

On October 6, 2011, BCDC unanimously approved an amendment to the San Francisco Bay Plan to address climate change. These findings and policies have been incorporated into the Bay Plan and are now in effect.

New Sea Level Rise Policies Fact Sheet

Why BCDC amended the San Francisco Bay Plan to address sea level rise

Bay Plan Amendment No.1-08 - Adopted on October 6, 2011

Final Background Report: Living with a Rising Bay

Draft Staff Report. Living With A Rising Bay: Vulnerability And Adaptation In San Francisco Bay And On the Shoreline. April 7, 2009 cover

The Background Report, Living With A Rising Bay: Vulnerability And Adaptation In San Francisco Bay And On the Shoreline [ adobe 15MB ] (As approved on October 6, 2011 ), identifies vulnerabilities in the Bay Area’s economic and environmental systems, as well as the potential impacts of climate change on public health and safety. The background report provides the basis for all versions of the proposed findings and policies concerning climate change.

 


Public Hearings, Public Workshops and Meeting Materials

Approaching the Vote: Latest Schedule of Public Meetings

KQED's QUEST: Rough Waters for Sea Level Rise Planning