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ReTooling Essentials

ReTooling Essentials

So much to learn,
so little time?

Head to our quick reference list of ReTooling Essentials.




Is your community seeking financial or other support for adaptation?

Start here.

Adaptation Planning

There are many helpful resources available to guide elected officials and staff in BC municipalities, regional districts and First Nations through the climate adaptation planning process. Featured on this page are some selections from our list of ReTooling Essentials. You can search for more resources in our database. If you have a recommendation, !





Adaptation Planning: the local government experience in BC shows how BC communities are integrating adaptation into their current planning processes, what frameworks and decision-support tools they are using, and what’s pivotal to progress. See details.




Step into the future! Three online training modules from UBC’s Collaborative for Advanced Landscape Planning show how visualization techniques support climate change scenarios and adaptation planning in BC’s communities. The modules complement the CALP visualization guidance manual, both created with funding from BC RAC.

More on the training modules.

About ReTooling for Climate Change

The ReTooling for Climate Change website is a project of the Fraser Basin Council to support local governments and First Nations in BC in preparing for climate change adaptation. The site is funded through the BC Regional Adaptation Collaborative (BC RAC), a partnership program of the Fraser Basin Council and the BC Ministry of Environment – Climate Action Secretariat, with funding from Natural Resources Canada and other in-kind contributions.

Find out more about the Fraser Basin Council and the BC RAC at

We want to hear from you

Share your ideas and suggestions for new resource links to , Senior Program Manager, at the Fraser Basin Council.

Also worth a visit

On this site, you’ll find links to many helpful websites on climate change adaptation.

For steps communities can take to mitigate climate change, check out the Climate Action Toolkit website.