State Adaptation Resources


Alaska Climate Change Sub-Cabinet

Alaska Department of Fish and Game

Alaska State House of Representatives


Arizona Game and Fish Department

Arizona Department of Environmental Quality

City of Flagstaff


California Adaptation Portal

California Natural Resources Agency

California Energy Commission

California Emergency Management Agency

Department of Water Resources

State of California Coastal Conservancy & Climate Ready Program

Delta Stewardship Council

Pacific Council on International Policy


“Colorado Climate Action Plan – A Strategy to Address Global Warming ,” November 2007 (PDF)

Western Water Assessment

The Rocky Mountain Climate Organization

Model Forest Policy Program – La Plata County


Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (Climate Change Gateway)

Long Island Sound Study (in partnership w/ EPA)

Groton, Connecticut Coastal Climate Adaptation Workshop


State of Delaware Coastal Programs

State of Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife

Lewes, Delaware, Climate Change Adaptation and Hazard Mitigation Workshops

University of Delaware Center for Transportation

Partnership for the Delaware Estuary Inc.


1000 Friends of Florida (Database including many of the following links)

Governor’s Action team on Energy and Climate Change

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity

Florida Center for Environmental Studies

2060 Florida Transportation Plan

Southeast Florida Climate Compact

Miami-Dade Green County (Southeast Florida)

Broward County, Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact

Southwest Florida Regional Planning Council


State of Hawaii Office of Planning, Adapting to Climate Change

Sea Grant University of Hawaii

Native Communities and Climate Change


City of Chicago

“CMAP, Climate Adaptation Guidebook for Municipalities in the Chicago Region”

Illinois Climate Change Advisory Group

The Nature Conservancy


Iowa Climate Change Advisory Council

Iowa Wildlife Action Plan Main Page



Energy and Environment Cabinet

Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources


Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority

Terrebonne Parish Sustainable Communities


Maine Department of Environmental Protection

More from Climate Central Database


Maryland – Smart, Green & Growing

Maryland Department of the Environment

Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Plan Maryland

Maryland Insurance Administration

Somerset County


Dorchester County


Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Climate Change and Massachusetts Fish and Wildlife


Buzzards Bay


Michigan Department of Community Health

Michigan Department of Environmental Quality

City of Grand Rapids Sustainability Plan



Minnesota Pollution Control Agency – Adaptation Page


City of Waveland

EPA Region 4


Montana Department of Environmental Quality – Climate Change Website

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services – Climate Change Program Page

New Hampshire Energy and Climate Collaborative

New Hampshire Fish and Game

Rockingham Planning Commission

City of Keene

New Jersey

State of New Jersey – Global Warming

Rutgers New Jersey Climate Adaptation Alliance

New Mexico

The Nature Conservancy

New Mexico Conservation Science Program

New York

New York Department of Environmental Conservation

New York State Energy Research and Development Authority

University Transportation Research Center

New York State 2100 Commission

New York State Waterfront Revitalization Program

The New York City Panel on Climate Change

“Vision 2020 New York City Comprehensive Waterfront Development Plan,” March 2011 (PDF)


“Governor Jim Gibbons’ Nevada Climate Change Advisory Committee Final Report,” May 31, 2008 (PDF)

Nevada National Heritage Program – Climate Change Program

North Carolina

North Carolina Interagency Leadership Team

EPA Climate Action Plan Advisory Group


Sustainable Cleveland

Ohio Energy Resources (Ohio University and The Ohio State University)


State of Oregon

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Oregon Climate Change Research Institute, Northwest Climate Assessment Reports

Oregon Department of Transportation

Keep Oregon Cool (Oregon Global Warming Commission)



Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

“Pennsylvania Climate Adaptation Planning Report: Risks and Practical Recommendations,” January 2011 (PDF)

Rhode Island

The State of Rhode Island’s climate change site

Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council, Climate Change & Sea Level Rise site

Rhode Island Climate Change Commission, Adapting to Climate Change in the Ocean State: A Starting Point Nov. 2012 (PDF) – 2012 progress report of the Rhode Island Climate Change Commission

Rhode Island GHG Stakeholder Process (Rhode Island Dept. of Env. Mgt.) Rhode Island Greenhouse Gas Action Plan (PDF)

“Rhode Island Efforts Towards Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change,” Nov 18 2009 (PDF)

Brown University Center for Environmental Studies – Summary: Preliminary Assessment of Rhode Island’s Vulnerability to Climate Change and its Options for Adaptation Action (PDF)

South Carolina

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control


Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency

University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture, Tennessee Climatological Service


Salt Lake City


Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department

Vermont Agency of Transportation

Vermont Agency of Natural Resources, Climate Change Adaptation


Be Wild, Virginia!, Virginia’s Strategy for Safeguarding Species of Greatest Conservation Need from the Effects of Climate Change

Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, Coastal Needs Assessment and Strategies: FY2011-2015


Department of Ecology – State of Washington

King County


Swinomish Indian Tribal Community


Wisconsin Initiative on Climate Change Impacts

Dane County

Tribal Resources

Native Communities and Climate Change