RCAP Database | Sustainable Communities and Transportation Planning: SP-3

Incorporate “Adaption Action Area” definition (as provided for in Florida law) into municipal and/or county Comprehensive Plans, to provide a means to identify those areas deemed most vulnerable to sea level rise and other climate change impacts including but not limited to extreme high tides, heavy local rain events, and storm surge for the purpose of prioritized funding and adaptation planning.

Planning Horizon: 
Immediate (0-2 years)
Potential Partners: 
County and Municipal Planning Authorities, Regional Planning Councils
Potential Funding Sources: 
USEPA, NOAA, FDEO
Estimated Resources Required: 
Existing Staff Resources
Milestone Progress: 
Adoption of amended Comprehensive Plans

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