Action: Learn your Climate Change Resources
Faced with a changing climate and the higher frequency of more extreme weather, knowing the resources available to municipalities in this province is a must. The links below will aid in your communities mitigation and adaption plans for the future. To learn more about mitigation and adaption follow our SAM Blog Series "Wetland against climate change!".
Turn Back the Tide - The Department of Municipal Affairs and Environments resource portal for municipalities, schools, households, and businesses
7 Steps to assess Climate Change Vulnerability in your Community - A workbook outlining a 7 step process to examine your community's vulnerability to climate change
Atlantic Adaptation Solutions Association (ACASA)- is a partnership among the provincial governments of Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and New Brunswick, and regional stakeholders including nonprofits, tribal governments, and industry. ACASA applied for and received a grant from Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) as part of the Regional Adaptation Collaborative (RAC) Program to build a collaborative effort to address regional climate change impacts. This site primarily provides access to ACASA's projects, publications, and other research outputs that help Atlantic Canadians better prepare for, and adapt to, climate change.
Canadian Centre for Climate Services - is an important part of the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change. The CCCS will be the official source of reliable climate information, data, and tools from the Government of Canada, and will provide training and user support to help increase climate resilience across Canada.
Non-Governmental Organizations & Other Resources
Click the poster below for a printable PDF for your next community event!