Supporting adaptation in coastal communities
A new Federal coastal
The “Coastal Adaptation Strategies Handbook” and “Coastal Adaptation Strategies: Case Studies” reports summarize the state of National Park Service (NPS) climate adaptation and key approaches currently in practice or considered across coastal national parks to guide adaptation planning and enhance
The reports represent a key milestone in the
The NPS Coastal Adaptation Handbook is a product of NPS authors with reviews by USGCRP member agency staff including the Army Corps of Engineers, USGS, and NOAA. Several of the individual case studies in the document highlight NPS collaboration with other USGCRP member agencies, and many use scientific resources from USGCRP member agencies.