The Canadian Prairies are recognized internationally as a potential climate change “hotspot” due to their relatively high latitude and location in the middle of the continent. In the coming decades the Prairie’s summers are projected to become warmer and drier and winters and springs warmer and wetter.
A number of tools and guidance are available to advance adaptation planning. Find resources organized in the form of planning tools, publications, reports, assessments and case studies as well as specific resources by province.
Climate change presents both challenges and opportunities for Canada’s regions and resource sectors. Find out more about adaptation and steps involved in adaptation planning.