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Steve Goldbeck

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San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission's Climate Change Planning Program

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Case Study
Sector Addressed: 
Conservation / Restoration
Development (socioeconomic)
Disaster Risk Management
Land Use Planning
Transportation / Infrastructure
Summary: 

The Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) is responsible for the protection of and development in San Francisco Bay. Recently, BCDC has endeavored to update its long-term planning and guidance document to include the potential impacts of climate change and sea level rise.

Adapting to Rising Tides in San Francisco Bay, California

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Case Study
Sector Addressed: 
Development (socioeconomic)
Land Use Planning
Transportation / Infrastructure
Water Resources
Summary: 

As one of the largest and most developed estuaries in North America, San Francisco Bay is under increasing pressure to plan for sea level rise. Anticipated sea level rise ranges from 20 to 55 inches along the California coast.

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