As communities across California experience the impacts of a changing climate, the State is developing adaptation strategies that support equitable outcomes, prioritize natural and green infrastructure solutions, utilize collaborative partnerships, and balance immediate community needs with long-term climate goals.
However, the State cannot achieve successful adaptation and resilience outcomes without local and regional governments implementing on the ground solutions. While government action and policy implementation are necessary steps, a critical piece to advancing local and statewide policies and goals is individual action.
Individuals across California are already taking action and leading in their communities. Explore the Story Map to learn how individual actions can support statewide adaptation and resilience goals, as well as the personal motivation that is inspiring individuals to act.
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