Climate Change and Monterey Bay

Through regional collaboration and coordination, the Monterey Bay coastal community can be prepared for the impacts of climate change in a time of limited funding and resources, and ever increasing greenhouse gas emissions. What changes do we expect? What are the consequences? What can we do about them? These are some of the questions explored on this website.  


Local Coastal Program Sea-Level Rise Adaptation Grant Announcement Program
Stanford Survey on sea-level rise

Stanford survey finds an overwhelming majority of Americans want to prepare for global warming-induced sea-level rise and storms. Details, related stories and videos here.

California Coastal Commission releases Draft Sea-Level Rise Policy Guidance

Designed to assist local planners, permit applicants, and other interested parties in addressing sea-level rise in Coastal Commission planning and regulatory efforts, the document is open to public comment until January 15th, 2014.