Sea Level Rise on the August Agenda

Items 5 and 6 on the Thursday, August 9 Coastal Commission agenda are about Sea Level Rise.

Th.5. Resolution on Sea Level Rise and Shoreline Preservation
Commission discussion and possible action on resolution committing to maintain and enhance California’s beaches and shoreline habitats as sea level rises. (AR- SF)

Th.6. Sea Level Rise Policy Guidance
Informational presentation on draft updates to Commission’s Sea Level Rise Policy Guidance to reflect new scientific information and recommendations from the Ocean Protection Council. (KD-SF)

Item 6 contains links to two documents:

Rising Seas in California: An Update on Sea-Level Rise Science

OPC State Sea-Level Rise Guidance: 2018 Update