Low-probability, high-consequence climate change events are likely to trigger management responses that are based on the demand for immediate action from those affected. However, these responses may be inefficient and even maladaptive in the long term.
Sarah E. Anderson
Ryan R. Bart
Maureen C. Kennedy
Andrew J. MacDonald
Max A. Moritz
Christina L. Tague
Can Fleeting Public Interest in Wildfire Risk Drive Long-Term Change?
Reactionary responses to climate-driven disasters can be inefficient. Concern over recent wildfires should be channeled to reduce long-run risk.
PG&E Power Outages Reduce Just a Portion of Wildfire Risk
Power outages imposed by PG&E will impact consumers, but won't necessarily mitigate wildfire risk.
Report — Sep 4, 2019
Environmental Projects in Urban Areas: Analysis to Support Corps of Engineers Project Planning and Budgeting
This report describes US Army Corps of Engineers planning and budget justification practices in coastal and estuarine environments—with a focus on urban settings—and explores the current and potential application of ecosystem services analysis to Corps decisionmaking.