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What Local Governments Can DoLocal governments are critical to climate adaptation and many are leading the way. Local governments are the primary land use permitting agencies and are often the first responders to extreme events such as floods and fires. Local government planning, resource allocation and coordination are essential to reduce the risks and impacts of climate change.
- Governor's Office of Planning and Research
- Local Adaptation Plans
- CEQA and Climate Adaptation
- Local Governments and Sea Level Rise
- Adaptation Planning Guide