This course focuses on the climate impacts occurring and expected to occur across the United States. Our approach will be regional and sectoral, with consideration of impacts on water resources, transportation, energy, agriculture, forests, health, and coastal/marine resources. We will also look at how you can apply information about climate risks to motivate climate action in your household, in your community, or in your workplace.
This course is part of the Exploring Our Responses to Climate Change Specialization
About this Course
What you will learn
Navigate the National Climate Assessment as a resource for information about impacts and adaptation
Describe how place and context relate to climate risk and potential mitigation and adaptation choices
Identify opportunities for communities, governments, and businesses to manage climate risks
Explain the challenges and competing interests that make climate change a difficult issue for communities, governments, and businesses to address
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Sectoral Impacts and Adaptation
Regional Impacts and Adaptation
Taking Climate Action
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TOP REVIEWS FROM PLANNING WITH CLIMATE CHANGE IN MIND
Very interesting topic which will definitely influence not only my commitment to climate change, risks and mitigations but on a personal level as well.
Really nice instruction on how to tap into further planning resources, both government and private. Very useful information!
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