Canada’s Top Climate Change Risks: The Expert Panel on Climate Change Risks and Adaptation Potential

This report identified 12 major areas of climate change risk facing Canada from a national perspective, all of which could involve significant losses, damages, or disruptions over the next 20 years. In the Panel’s judgment, the top six areas of climate change risk are: physical infrastructure; coastal communities; northern communities; human health and wellness; ecosystems; and fisheries.

Published by: Council of Canadian Academies

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