Climate Change

BayREN's work recognized by California Association of Councils of Governments
Environment
Mark Prado September 9, 2021
BayRen graphic

When talking about energy efficiency in the San Francisco region, ABAG’s Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) has taken center stage.

Averting disaster: MTC and partners planning for future
Resiliency
Mark Prado October 5, 2020
Plan

MTC and its partners will create a hazard mitigation plan, a document designed to help communities and agencies with their disaster resiliency efforts.

New research addresses equity and climate resilience
Resiliency
Mark Prado August 27, 2019
By Mark Prado
Sea-level rise

Climate change. Sea-level rise. Resilience. The terms are ubiquitous in the public realm, planning circles and among policymakers around the Bay Area. The topics are among the most vexing of our time.

Going to the birds: Petaluma organization tracks environmental changes
Environment
Mark Prado January 29, 2019
By Mark Prado
Adelie penguins

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat ran an interesting story on Point Blue Conservation Science, an organization that tracks environmental changes.

MTC-ABAG

New Online Resources from the MTC-ABAG Library

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What's new with bike sharing, housing development fees and high speed rail? Settle in for some in-depth reading these and other topics of interest to regional government. Housing, transportation, the environment and the latest MTC publications are all included in this month's library link round-up. Read More

MTC-ABAG

New from the MTC-ABAG Library: Reports, Research Articles and More Available Online

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A pair on glasses rests on a laptop keyboard. Several books and a coffee cup are shown to the side of the laptop.

This month’s open access, long-form reading recommendations from the MTC-ABAG Library cover housing issues, Regional Measure 3, local and state transit, the inner workings of ridesharing companies, climate change, and the overall resilience of the Bay Area. Continue reading on to take a closer look! Read More