Adapt!

Climate Change Hits Home
Event detail
 

We have known about the perils of climate change for more than two decades. But global efforts to slow it down by reducing greenhouse-gas emissions have largely failed. Although we must do everything in our power to stop climate change, some of its impacts are now inevitable.  Climate change adaptation — preparing for heat waves, drought, and sea level rise — is now essential.

This exhibition, created by SPUR*, surveys the likely impacts of climate change to the San Francisco Bay Area, which will worsen over the next 100 years and beyond.  SPUR recommends more than 30 adaptation strategies for minimizing our region’s vulnerabilities to the potentially catastrophic effects of uncontrolled global warming.

The exhibition is curated by SPUR’s Sustainable Development Policy Director, Laura Tam, based on the work of SPUR’s blue-ribbon task force on climate adaptation, and designed by Leon Yu.

*San Francisco Planning + Urban Research Association, a member supported non-profit organization.  Through research, education and advocacy, SPUR promotes good planning and good government in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Sponsored by the Stegner Environmental Center.  This is a Green Stacks exhibit.

這是一個綠色書庫的活動

近期活動

Small Space SF Food Gardening
星期六, 2019年7月20日, 12:30 pm
Sunset 分館, Sunset Program Room
Gather and Garden
星期四, 2019年7月25日, 11:30 am
Portola 分館, Portola Garden
Gather and Garden
星期四, 2019年8月8日, 11:30 am
Portola 分館, Portola Garden

更多相關活動

近期課程

Paper Beads
星期五, 2019年8月9日, 1:30 pm
Potrero 分館, Potrero 分館會議室
參加我們的調查