Climate Change and Water: Resources and Tools Page

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Created: 7/28/2017 - Updated: 2/27/2020

Overview

The EPA’s Climate Change and Water: Resources and Tools page provides information and links to various resources, data sources, and tools to facilitate climate-informed water management. Information is categorized into the following groups: infrastructure, watersheds and wetlands, coastal and ocean waters, water quality, tribal, climate change and water science and research, data and tools, and for kids and educators. Users can also link to other EPA sites where resources can be queried according to geographic region and/or more can be learned about federal collaborations dealing with climate change and water. Resources contained within the site represent and could be used for a diversity of adaptation phases and by a variety of audiences.

Phase of Adaptation: Assessment, Planning

Audience

Water managers, water utility managers (drinking water, stormwater, wastewater), natural resource managers, policymakers, planners, local/state/regional authorities, scientists/researchers

Organization(s)

The Environmental Protection Agency has ten Regional offices, each of which is responsible for the execution of the Agency's programs within several states and territories.

Keywords

Sector Addressed
Conservation / Restoration
Education / Outreach
Landscape Architecture
Policy
Public Health
Research
Transportation / Infrastructure
Water Resources
Target Climate Changes and Impacts
Water quality
Water supply
Type of Tool
Other Climate Change or Adaptation Portals
Habitat/Biome Type
Freshwater
Lakes and Ponds
Rivers and Streams
Aquatic
Estuarine
Wetland