Impacts of Climate Change
A summary of impacts of climate change on the South West's coasts and estuaries, flora and fauna, rivers and floodplains, soils, native vegetation and wetlands, based on a projections, observed trends & regional data.
Important built assets and infrastructure such as the deep water port at Portland, and natural assets along the region’s expansive coastline may be at risk due to sea level rise, coastal erosion and inundation.
A set of over 80 layers modelling the impact of climate change on NRM assets in the Southwest. Interactive mapping tools have been developed to make the information more accessible.