Vancouver Island Adaptation Strategies

BC Agriculture & Food Climate Action Initiative
Created: 7/13/2020 -

Abstract

The Vancouver Island Adaptation Strategies plan was initiated by the BC Agriculture & Food Climate Action Initiative to address priorities identified through both the 2012 Climate Change Risk & Opportunity Assessment and the 2010 BC Agriculture Climate Change Action Plan.

The plan identifies the following four priority impact areas affecting the region:

  1. warmer and drier summer conditions
  2. changing pests and beneficial insects
  3. increasing weather variability and shifting crop suitability
  4. increasing precipitation and extreme precipitation events 

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Keywords

Adaptation Phase
Planning
Scale
State / Provincial
Sector Addressed
Agriculture
Region
Canada