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US Army Corps of Engineers, Climate Change Adaptation Policy Statement [2011]   [open pdf - 151KB]

"It is the policy of USACE [US Army Corps of Engineers] to integrate climate change adaptation planning and actions into our Agency's missions, operations, programs, and projects. USACE shall continue undertaking its climate chnage adaptation planning, in consultation with internal and external experts and with our Districts, Divisions, and Centers, and shall implement the results of that planing using the best available - and actionable - climate science and climate change information. USACE shall also continue its efforts with other agencies to develop the science and engineering research on climate change information into the actionable basis for adapting its Civil Works and Military Programs missions to climate change impacts. Furthermore, USACE shall consider potential climate change impacts when undertaking long-term planning, setting priorities, and making decisions affecting its resources, programs, policies, and operations."

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2011
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Public Domain
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US Army Corps of Engineers [USACE]: http://www.usace.army.mil/
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