Canada’s Adaptation Platform announced its first Fall/Winter (2016-2017) Webinars- a three-part webinar series on the recently released coastal science assessment report:

Canada’s Marine Coasts in a Changing Climate 

This Government of Canada report assesses climate change sensitivity, risks and adaptation along Canada’s marine coasts. The report includes overviews of regional climate change impacts, risks and opportunities along Canada’s three marine coasts, case studies demonstrating action, and discussion of adaptation approaches. Led by Natural Resources Canada, its development involved over 60 authors and 70 expert reviewers, and synthesized over 1300 recent publications.



Thursday, October 13, 2016 – 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. ET
Chapter 3 (The Coastal Challenge) and Chapter 6 (West Coast Region)
Colleen Mercer-Clarke and Nathan Vadeboncoeur

Thursday, October 27, 2016 – 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. ET
Chapter 2 (Dynamic Coasts) and Chapter 5 (North Coast Region)
Tom James and James Ford

Thursday, November 10, 2016 – 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. ET
Chapter 4 (East Coast Region) and Synthesis
Danika van Proosdij and Don Lemmen

Click here to register for these webinars.

Check out the report and other science assessments, including Canada in a Changing Climate: Sector Perspectives on Impacts and Adaptation at