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City of Punta Gorda Adaptation Plan Southwest Florida Regional

City of Punta Gorda Adaptation Plan Southwest Florida Regional Planning Council Charlotte Harbor National Estuary Program Technical Report 09-4 11/18/2009 James W. Beever III, Whitney Gray, Daniel Trescott, Dan Cobb, Jason Utley, David Hutchinson, John Gibbons, Tim Walker, Moji Abimbola: SWFRPC And Lisa B. Beever, Judy Ott: CHNEP 1926 Victoria Avenue Fort Myers FL 33901 (239) 338-2550 www.SWFRPC.org and www.CHNEP.org Adaptation Plan Page 1

  • Page 2 and 3: The Charlotte Harbor National Estua
  • Page 4 and 5: Disclaimer: The material and descri
  • Page 6 and 7: Table of Contents Disclaimer ......
  • Page 8 and 9: Figure 12: Acres of mangrove and sa
  • Page 10 and 11: Table 20: Potential Maximum Coastal
  • Page 12 and 13: Table 42: Potential Storm Surge Los
  • Page 14 and 15: Figure 84: Percentage of Estimated
  • Page 16 and 17: Executive Summary The City of Punta
  • Page 18 and 19: Promote green building alternatives
  • Page 20 and 21: Elements of an Adaptation Plan Succ
  • Page 22 and 23: In winter, sharp drops in temperatu
  • Page 24 and 25: Geography, Topography and General L
  • Page 26 and 27: topography of the City of Punta Gor
  • Page 28 and 29: Figure 4: Aerial Photograph of the
  • Page 30 and 31: Table 1 - Generalized Existing Land
  • Page 32 and 33: City of Punta Gorda Vulnerability A
  • Page 34 and 35: e. Linkage to other decisions (i.e.
  • Page 36 and 37: included ―intelligent growth‖,
  • Page 38 and 39: envelopes) was called out, particip
  • Page 40 and 41: The game pieces were ―EcoFriendly
  • Page 42 and 43: Figure 8: Placed Based Adaptation S
  • Page 44 and 45: natural shorelines and vegetation,
  • Page 46 and 47: Specific Adaptations by Group In th
  • Page 48 and 49: exotic jellyfish species, and with
  • Page 50 and 51: Negative effects on seagrass Sea le
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    Figure 11: Historic occurrence of h

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    as water depths exceed the depths t

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    Coastal and wetland up-gradient tra

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    climate-change projections makes it

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    Listed Animal Species As of April 2

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    Photograph 7: American crocodile in

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    crustaceans, insects, frogs, and li

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    currents. During storms, high-energ

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    Probability (%) 2025 2050 2075 2100

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    Figure 13: South Florida Peninsula:

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    Figure 14: Sea level rise in three

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    Figure 16: Sea level rise in three

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    Elevation in feet 0 0.5 1.0 1.5 2.0

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    Figure 12: Acres of mangrove and sa

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    Figure 20: Acres of uplands habitat

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    In addition to the effects of inund

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    Initial Condition Year 2100 Dry Lan

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    Habitat Migration Conceptual diagra

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    Exotic Pests and Diseases Florida

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    Florida's increasing popularity as

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    (Polk County)Invasive Plant Managem

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    Fertilizer regulation Conservation

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    Violations Reported Online Establis

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    Prohibit new bulkheads Fish and Wil

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    Adapt protections of critical bioge

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    Adaptation: Seagrass Protection and

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    The Charlotte Harbor National Estua

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    Analysis of aerial photography prov

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    Figure 28: Seagrass persistence in

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    Figure 31: Non-Restorable Seagrass

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    Baseline, non-restorable and adjust

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    Photograph 9: Close-up example of a

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    Efforts to educate boaters on the l

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    2) Extracting seagrass plantings fr

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    of extreme heat and the added deman

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    Table 13: Adaptations to Address In

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    Use of grey water for irrigation In

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    Acquire land for recharge Increase

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    Change ordinances that require vege

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    Identify conflicting policies betwe

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    ADAPTATION: Florida Friendly Native

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    Furthermore, the Florida Native Pla

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    Figure 32: Atlantic hurricanes pass

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    All of Punta Gorda‘s structures f

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    Figure 36: Number of Historic Struc

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    37: Charlotte County Storm Surge an

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    Critical facilities All of the 147

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    Figures 43 & 44: Values for Critica

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    Tropical Storm Impacts For a tropic

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    Tropical storm effects on top emplo

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    Tropical storm effects on critical

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    Category 1 Event For a Category 1 s

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    Effects of a Category 1 storm on to

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    Effects of a Category 1 storm on cr

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    Effects of a Category 2 storm on hi

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    Effects of a Category 2 storm on re

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    Category 3 Event Under the minimum

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    Effects of a Category 3 storm on to

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    Effects of a Category 3 storm on cr

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    Effects of a Category 4/5 storm on

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    Effects of a Category 4/5 storm on

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    Floods Floods are the most common a

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    Top employers in the 100 year flood

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    Effects of flooding on historic pro

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    Effects of flooding on repetitive l

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    Figure 76: The Coastal High Hazard

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    Table 52: Adaptations for Coastal E

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    Remove hard protection or other bar

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    Regulate pumping near shorelines Im

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    Table 53: Adaptations for Coastal E

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    Adaptations for Coastal Erosion and

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    of public resources on protection o

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    Figure 78: A method of gradual fill

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    Figure 79: Rolling easement step 1

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    Figure 81: Rolling easement step 3

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    Among the benefits of rolling easem

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    sustainable investments give consid

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    example of how CoBRA has worked, wh

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    Another endeavor of the BECP is the

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    5. Limit public expenditures that s

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    widely from $300 to $4,000 per line

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    Rip-rap and rock lining, random, br

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    Establish early warning sites and b

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    Utilizing the method of gradual san

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    The City of Punta Gorda Downtown In

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    Vulnerability 4: Unchecked or Unman

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    arely consider the contribution of

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    forestlands and develop best-practi

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    easements Consider sea level rise i

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    uilding Growth Establish rolling ea

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    Plan for regional relocation & disp

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    ADAPTATION: Constrain locations for

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    Vulnerability 5: Water Quality Degr

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    Table 56: Adaptations to address Wa

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    Reduce impervious surface allowed C

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    Integrated Coastal Zone Management

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    ADAPTATION: Restrict fertilizer use

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    Vulnerabilities 6, 7, and 8: Educat

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    Figure 83: Percentage of Critical F

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    and that even more up-to-date land

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    Shore Protection Unlikely (blue) Un

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    Figure 85: Land Use Projection Map

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    decision-making process more reside

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    Acquire sensitive lands for retreat

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    Identify conflicting policies betwe

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    Fund and perform long-term research

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    Prohibit federal subsidies and floo

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    Funding for (education)programs at

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    Climate policy integration where fe

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    Control costs so that homeowners ar

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    Allow shoreline hardening where app

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    Public purchase of private developm

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    Table 63: Adaptations to address Ed

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    energy efficiency over the 2004 Flo

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    could be transferred from unconditi

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    Build ―deconstructable‖ buildin

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    Decision Framework for Transportati

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    should focus on the reevaluation of

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    Vulnerability 9: Fire A wildfire is

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    Table 64: Adaptations to address Fi

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    Identify conflicting policies betwe

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    vulnerable areas, population groups

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    those that occur in Texas and throu

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    places, it is very difficult to pre

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    Thunderstorms and High Winds A thun

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    An unusually strong pressure gradie

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    WIND LOSS ESTIMATES FOR CHARLOTTE C

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    associated with this event. January

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    While the exact pace of sea level r

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    and 2005 storms, many more customer

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    expanding planning horizons of land

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    How the plan affects existing manag

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    Monitoring and evaluation of result

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    The ability of adaptation to amelio

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    Table 70: Adaptation Plan Monitorin

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    Summary Conclusion This Climate Cha

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    Citations American Farmland Trust 2

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    Drew, R.D. and N.S. Schomer 1984. A

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    Glick, P. 2006. Application of SLAM

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    http://www.isse.ucar.edu/florida/re

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    Peperzak, L. 2005. Future increase

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    Stanton, E.A., and F. Ackerman. 200

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    United States Geological Survey 200

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    Appendix I: April 9, 2009 Public Me

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    Wetter 1 Drier 21 Same 2 Not sure 4

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    Generator Shutters/plywood Improved

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    Appendix II. Climate Change Adaptat

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    Require municipal use of xeriscapin

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    Don‘t allow development or engine

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    Control flow of pollutants into har

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    Appendix III. Results From the Seco

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    Replace shoreline armoring with liv

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    Free/low cost loans for photovoltai

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    Conservation Re-price water on a sl

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    Fertilizer regulation Conservation

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    Bridge Bridge Bridge Bridge Bridge

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    Communications Tower 13600 Tamiami

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    Sewer Lift Or Treatment Sewer Lift

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    Sewer Lift Or Treatment Sewer Lift

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    Slide 3 Slide 6 Priority Problems

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    Presentation 3 by Jim Beever Slide

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    Slide 13 Slide 16 Photo by Catherin

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    Slide 25 Slide 28 Slide 26 Slide 29

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    Appendix VI: Adaptations List from

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    Change building codes to promote en

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    Create more energy cost effective c

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    establish or broaden use containmen

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    Human Economy Species and Habitats

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    increased shoreline setbacks increa

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    Need research on heat waves and aff

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    prohibit shoreline hardening Human

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    egulation of pumping near shoreline

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    technological improvements to reduc

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    Appendix VII: Adopted SWFRPC Resolu

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    Adaptation Plan Page 400

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    Adaptation Plan Page 402

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    Adaptation Plan Page 404

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    Adaptation Plan Page 406

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    Adaptation Plan Page 408

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