re-posted from the Climate Change Adaptation Community of Practice (CCACoP) website

On Friday, the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations released the technical reports for the BC RAC projects to update BC’s guidelines for sea dike design and management of coastal flood hazard land use.  These reports have been released as “advice to government” and have not been adopted as government policy at this time.  MFLNO will hold consultation workshops on the reports later this year.  The reports can be viewed on the Flood Safety Section’s website.  Comments on the technical documents can be forwarded to Jesal Shah (

Please consult the Coastal Cities at Risk (CCaR) project to learn more about Canada’s participation in the International Research Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change.