Local government response to the impacts of climate change: An evaluation of local climate adaptation plans

Short Summary of Resource
This research paper presents the results of an evaluation of seven local climate adaptation plans in Southeast Queensland
Detailed description of the resource
This research paper discusses the wider relevance of the evaluation framework, its potential uses outside the study area and how it may be adjusted to suit different local and regional needs and context. Also discussed are key structural, procedural and contextual limitations that emerged from an evaluation of Southeast local governments, and provides recommendations to improve the development of the next generation of local climate adaptation plans
Content Owners / Rights Holders
Baker and othersLandscape and Urban Planning
Date of Publication
Type of Resource
Research paper
Format of Resource
Relevant Sector
ALL sectors
Geographical Scope
Local government
Relevant LG Functional Area
Corporate and business services, Corporate governance/Office of the CEO
Council Type
All council types
URL / DOI for resource access
Relevant Governance Indicator
Adaptation planning