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2008 and 2010 – City of Prince George

The Prince George region is susceptible to climate change and its impacts. Over the years, Prince George experienced the consequences of the mountain pine beetle, forest fires, and flooding. The City and the University of Northern British Columbia researchers began studying and planning for climate change in the region and between 2008 and 2010. Their activities included assessing climate change scenarios, identifying potential climate change impacts and options for adaptation, and exploring how to include climate change adaptation into the City's planning processes. The City of Prince George also partnered with the Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium to prepare a comprehensive overview of past climate changes and future projections for the region. Check out their website for more information about the City of Prince George's climate action, including their Community Climate Change Adaptation Strategy

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 www.fraserbasin.bc.ca.

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.