Climate and Water Resources Management, Part 2: General Principles in Integrating Climate Change

Climate and Water Resources Management, Part 2: General Principles in Integrating Climate Change
  • Explain how climate change and its impacts relate to various program and mission areas within water resources development and management organizations
  • Describe a common approach for scoping studies about water resources planning and management that takes climate change into account
  • Describe why climate change integration approaches may need to consider decision-making under multiple climate change futures
  • List the three primary scoping questions for integrating climate change into water resources planning and management
  • Describe examples of what to consider when answering the three scoping questions (what is relevant, reliable, and practical)
  • Identify data and tools that are available to support the integration of climate change into water resources planning and management