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Feb 2020

Climate Action Manual

Policies for a more sustainable and resilient New York

The effects of climate change are already here and will become increasingly evident in the lives of all New Yorkers.
1

Adapt

Bioswale constructed by the DEP Green Infrastructure Program

Bioswales
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Photo: Gabriel12

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Photo: Piotr Wawrzyniuk

2

Mitigate

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Photo: MTA

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We can take action now to address the adverse effects of climate change in the short term and take preventative measures so that our communities remain stable in the long term.
3

Thrive

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Image: Google Earth

4

Conclusion

Community Meetings

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Acknowledgements

Funded By

New York Community Trust
Ford Foundation
Lily Auchincloss Foundation

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