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Last updated: March 31, 2014
Welcome to ReTooling for Climate Change, a partnership project website of the Fraser Basin Council intended to help local government and First Nation communities in BC prepare for climate change adaptation.
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WEBINAR: FireSmart in BC
April 18 | 2:00 to 3:00pm PST
FireSmart Canada leads the national efforts to engage communities in reducing wildfire risk reduction. Join us for this free FBC webinar about the national programs, new initiatives to expand FireSmart activities across BC, and opportunities for communities to take part.
WEBINAR: Addressing Flood in Nisga'a
Hear about how the Laxgalts'ap Village has addressed flood risk in their community through current zoning, historic placement, and other measures. This webinar will be of interest to First Nations communities and small communities who are looking to prevent flood-related damage and adapt to flood risk.
Looking for event summaries or slide decks from past adaptation workshops? Check our news page for:
Under the BC RAC project, Fraser Basin Council has been hosting adaptation webinars with focus on case studies, tools and plans. Webinar recordings are available on FBC youtube channel.