RCAP Database | Public Outreach: PO-1

Provide outreach to residents, stakeholders and elected officials on the importance of addressing climate change adaptation and preparedness and develop a program to educate specific interest groups about the Compact, Regional Climate Action Plan, and the benefits of Adaptation Action Area. Consider utilizing the Leadership Academy concept to educate elected leaders, academic interests and other decision-makers.

Category: 
Planning Horizon: 
Immediate (0-2 years)
Potential Partners: 
Municipalities, Leagues of Cities, County partners; Public Information Officers and County Staff; UF/IFAS Cooperative Extension Services
Potential Funding Sources: 
US EPA, US DOI
Estimated Resources Required: 
Existing Staff Resources
Milestone Progress: 
Development of Communication Tools Development and implementation of outreach program Conduct Climate Leadership Academy

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