Learning from experience: Historical case studies and climate change adaptation

Short Summary of Resource
This report provides a suite of historical case studies to examine impacts and management of climate variability and the lessons that can be learnt for adaptation to future climate
Detailed description of the resource
These seven case studies examine seven historical extreme events or conditions including cyclones, droughts, heatwaves, floods, storm tides to produce a set of freestanding case studies that, when considered together, provide in-depth explorations of our knowledge of present-day adaptation, vulnerabilities and resilience to climate variability and change
CLIMATE AND WEATHER Extreme weather events
Content Owners / Rights Holders
National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility
Date of Publication
Type of Resource
Case study
Format of Resource
Relevant Sector
Emergency management, Biodiversity and ecosystems
Geographical Scope
Relevant LG Functional Area
Disaster/emergency management, Asset management
Council Type
All council types
URL / DOI for resource access
Relevant Governance Indicator
Disaster management, Asset management