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University of Waterloo (UW)
This report assesses the preparedness of Canada’s provinces and Yukon to limit climate change related flood damage, relative to current (2016) and future (2030) major precipitation events. The report provides direction to the provinces and territory to build upon efforts to limit flood risk. Climate change challenges specific to the Northwest Territories and Nunavut will be assessed in a separate report.
Survey participants across Canada identified several non-negotiable actions that provinces and territories should take immediately to limit future flood risk: