Preparing for Climate Change

British Columbia is committed to addressing the climate crisis. The Provincial Government’s responsibility to current and future generations as natural resource stewards requires coordinated, province-wide action on climate change adaptation, including the integration of Indigenous Traditional Ecological Knowledge.

Natural resource managers can use the policy, knowledge, and tools provided to integrate climate change adaptation into decision-making:

Policy        Knowledge       Tools

Climate Preparedness and Adaptation Strategy

On June 20, 2022, the Province has released B.C.’s Climate Preparedness and Adaptation Strategy which strengthens our collective capacity to anticipate, prepare for and respond to the impacts of climate change.

Learn more about the Climate Preparedness and Adaptation Strategy

Regional extension notes

The regional extension notes provided include climate change projections, probable impacts of climate change to ecosystems, and adaptation strategies for natural resource management for seven regions throughout British Columbia.