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Summary Report: Peer Workshop on Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts

Appendix C - FHWA State Climate Change Adaptation Activities Survey & Related FHWA Activities

Appendix C - FHWA State Climate Change Adaptation Activities Survey & Related FHWA Activities

Prepared for Peer Exchange on Climate Change Adaptation
December 11, 2008
Washington, DC

Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts

Typology of Reported State Activities:

Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts - Early 2008

No. of States Responses
13
Activities/action taking place
15
Activities/actions under discussion
24
No activities underway

Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts - Sept. 2008

Type of Activity Number Reporting Activity* States
Policy 8 AK, AR, DE, FL, HI, RI, SC
Strategic Planning/Action Plans 9 AK, CA, DE, DC, MD, NH, OR, RI, VT
Research 5 AK, PA, RI, TX, WI
Implementation 5 LA, ME, NC, TX, VA

*Some DOTs reported more than one type of activity.

Policy-level Activities - Examples

Strategic Planning/Action Plans - Examples

Research - Examples

Implementation - Examples

FHWA’s Activities and Approach

Timeline of FHWA Adaptation Activities

Short Term (Next Few Months)

Medium Term (FY 2009)

Long Term (Next few years)

What are We in FHWA Doing on Climate Change?

FHWA Future Activities and Challenges

Updated: 03/26/2013
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