North Carolina has not developed a statewide adaptation plan. Other resources from the Adaptation Clearinghouse, which have been developed by the state and localities to help communities prepare for climate change, are highlighted below.
The Georgetown Climate Center’s State Adaptation Progress Tracker, which tracks the progress of states in implementing their adaptation plans, is supported by the MacArthur Foundation.
|Resource Name||Sector(s) Covered||Date|
|Climate Ready North Carolina: Building a Resilient Future||Biodiversity and ecosystems, Coastal, Cultural resources, Emergency preparedness, Land management and conservation, Land use and built environment, Public health, Transportation, Water resources||August 2012|
|Cumberland County, North Carolina, Climate Resiliency Plan||February 2016|
|French Broad River MPO Long Range Transportation Plan – Climate Change Chapter||September 23, 2010|
|Resource Name||Resource Category||Date|
|Adapting to Climate Change: A Handbook for Local Governments in North Carolina||Planning||June 2013|
|North Carolina Sea-Level Rise Assessment Report||Assessments||March 2010|