Mississippi 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 states are making in preparing for the impacts of climate change, was supported by the MacArthur Foundation.


No state-led adaptation plan finalized.

Submit an update about this state's progress

Local and Regional Plans

Resource Name Date
City of Waveland, Mississippi Local Hazard Mitigation Plan March 2013
Waveland, Mississippi Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Update – Critical Evacuation Routes March 2013
City of Biloxi, Mississippi's 2009 Comprehensive Plan December 2009
Long Beach, Mississippi Concept Plan – Oak Park August 2006

More Featured Resources

Resource Name Resource Category Date
Design Guidelines and Funding for Elevating Historic Homes in the Mississippi Gulf Coast Region Law and Governance
Assessment of Sea Level Rise in Coastal Mississippi Assessments July 2011

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