Fraser Basin Council

In October 2009 the City of Rossland embarked on a one-year climate change adaptation planning process as part of the "Communities Adapting to Climate Change Initiative (Phase Two) of the Columbia Basin Trust. This case study describes climate change impacts and actions specific to the City of Rossland and its environs. The BC Regional Adaptation Collaborative (BC RAC) provided funding.

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.