Assessing Criticality in Transportation Adaptation Planning
Figure 2 : Vulnerability Assessment: Purpose, Target Audiences, and Intended Results
|What is the purpose of the study?
||Who are the target audience(s) for the study and what are their priorities?
||What actions would you like your audience to take in response to the study?
|To raise public awareness of climate risk to transportation assets
||The general public
||Advocate for adaptation projects
|To begin implementing adaptation projects (particularly asset design)
||High level decision makers within DOT
||Design planned bridge infrastructure for a more severe design storm
|To encourage increased coordination and communication between relevant agencies
||Point people from each agency, agency partnerships
||Work to share information, increase coordination around emergency events
|To research potential risk management strategies
||Academia, state and local policymakers
||To come to a consensus on best practices for risk assessment
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