Climate Change Adaptation Resources

Additional Resources

MPA Center Climate webpage

Climate Change and Stewardship of Cultural Resources Policy (National Park Service Memorandum, Feb. 2014).

Climate Change Response Program Cultural Resource Brief (National Park Service, March 2013)

Cultural Resources Climate Change Strategies. National Park Service, 2016

Cultural Resources Impacts Table. National Park Service, 2016

NOAA Climate Portal

U.S. Global Change Research Program, Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States

National Fish, Wildlife and Plants Climate Adaptation Strategy

Commission for Environmental Cooperation, Scientific Guidelines for Designing Resilient Marine Protected Area Networks in a Changing Climate

Draft Climate Assessment Report (includes chapters on Oceans and Coastal Zone)

NOAA Sentinel Site Program

Landscape Conservation Cooperatives


Addison, David, and Christopher W. Filimoehala and Seth J. Quintus and Tom Sapienza. "Damage to Archaeological Sites on Tutuila Island (American Samoa) Following the 29 September 2009 Tsunami." Rapa Nui Journal 24:1 (2010): 34-44.

Christiansen, Scott. "A fragile past: archaeologists are scrambling as accelerated erosion sweeps away artifacts on Alaska's Arctic coast." accessed October 10, 2010.

Reeder, Leslie A., Torben C. Rick, and Jon M. Erlandson. "Our disappearing past: a GIS analysis of the vulnerability of coastal archaeological resources in California's Santa Barbara Channel region." Journal of Coastal Conservation. Springer online (2010):

Robinson, Michael H. and Clark R. Alexander, Chester W. Jackson, Christopher P. McCabe, David Crass. "Threatened Archaeological, Historic, and Cultural Resources of the Georgia Coast: Identification, Prioritization and Management Using GIS Technology." Geoarchaeology 25: 3(2010): 312-326.

University of Gothenburg. "Shipworm Threatens Archaeological Treasures." accessed October 10, 2010.

Carling, J, K. Wessendorf, B. Feiring. 2013. Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change: A Human Rights Challenge. Danish Institute for Human Rights, Copenhagen.

National Park Service. National Park Service Action Plan 2012-2014.

National Park Service. Applying National Park Service Management Policies in the Context of Climate Change N42 Memorandum. March 2012

National Park Service. A Call to Action Report Item 21. 2011.

National Park Service Green Parks Plan. 2012.

National Park Service Midwest Region Climate Change and Green Parks Strategy 2012.

National Park Service. Revisiting Leopold: Resource Stewardship in the National Parks: A report of the National Park System Advisory Board Science Committee. 2012.

National Park Service. Climate Change and Stewardship of Cultural Resources Policy. Memorandum Feb. 2014.

National Park Service. Climate Change Response Strategy Sept. 2010.

National Park Service Climate Change Response Program.

National Park Service. Cultural Resources Across 4 Pillars of NPS Climate Change Response. Discussion Draft V April 3, 2014.pdf.

National Park Service. Climate Change Response Program Cultural Resource Brief. March 2013.

National Park Service 2012d. Natural Resource Stewardship and Science. Badlands National Park: Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment. Natural Resource Report

NPS 2011c National Park Service: Climate Change Response Program; Scenario Planning Brief, A Tool for Decision-Making in an Era of Uncertainty.

NPS 2011d National Park Service: Adaptation and Scenario Planning. Climate Change Response Program,