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Climate Protection Program
Climate Protection Program

A central element of the District’s climate protection program is the integration of climate protection activities into existing District programs.

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A central element of the District’s climate protection program is the integration of climate protection activities into existing District programs.

  • Climate Protection Planning Program
    Climate Protection Planning Program

    Apr 20, 2017 ... Learn about the Climate Protection Program, including the 2050 Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goal and Regional Climate Protection Strategy.

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    Plans & Climate  /  Climate Protection  /  Climate Protection Planning Program

    Apr 20, 2017 ... Learn about the Climate Protection Program, including the 2050 Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goal and Regional Climate Protection Strategy.

  • Climate Protection
    Climate Protection

    Apr 20, 2017 ... Access local resources, organizations, committees, and teams committed to protecting our climate.

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    Plans & Climate  /  Climate Protection

    Apr 20, 2017 ... Access local resources, organizations, committees, and teams committed to protecting our climate.

  • Welcome to the Protect Your Climate Curriculum Program!
    Welcome to the Protect Your Climate Curriculum Program!

    Welcome and thank you for choosing to use Protect Your Climate! The objective of this curriculum is to teach students about the science of climate change and to inspire students to protect their climate by empowering them with knowledge, tools, and skills to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in their daily lives.

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    Welcome and thank you for choosing to use Protect Your Climate! The objective of this curriculum is to teach students about the science of climate change and to inspire students to protect their climate by empowering them with knowledge, tools, and skills to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in their daily lives.

  • Plans & Climate
    Plans & Climate

    Learn about Air Quality and other plans, efforts to reduce climate change, engage our communities, provide CEQA and other tools to local governments, and to assess health risk at regulated facilities.

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    Plans & Climate

    Learn about Air Quality and other plans, efforts to reduce climate change, engage our communities, provide CEQA and other tools to local governments, and to assess health risk at regulated facilities.

  • Plans Under Development
    Plans Under Development

    May 7, 2015 ... As the culmination of a three-year planning process, the 2017 Clean Air Plan: Spare the Air, Cool the Climate was approved on April 19 by the Air District's Board of Directors. The 2017 Clean Air Plan aims to lead the region to a post- carbon economy, to continue progress toward attaining all State and ...

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    Plans & Climate  /  Air Quality Plans  /  Plans Under Development

    May 7, 2015 ... As the culmination of a three-year planning process, the 2017 Clean Air Plan: Spare the Air, Cool the Climate was approved on April 19 by the Air District's Board of Directors. The 2017 Clean Air Plan aims to lead the region to a post- carbon economy, to continue progress toward attaining all State and ...

  • 10-Point Climate Action Work Program March 25, 2014
    10-Point Climate Action Work Program March 25, 2014

    Mar 25, 2014 ... This 10-Point Climate Action Work Program represents the focus and direction of the Air District's Climate. Protection Program in 2014 and 2015. This Work Program reflects the Air District's strength in playing a coordinating role for policy implementation at the federal, state, regional and local levels.

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    Mar 25, 2014 ... This 10-Point Climate Action Work Program represents the focus and direction of the Air District's Climate. Protection Program in 2014 and 2015. This Work Program reflects the Air District's strength in playing a coordinating role for policy implementation at the federal, state, regional and local levels.

  • Local Government Climate Newsletter
    Local Government Climate Newsletter

    Model Solar Ordinance. Join us on June 27 in San Francisco to learn about the California Energy. Commission (CEC) Model Local Solar Ordinance for residential new construction. The workshop will focus on helping local governments of any size. Page 1 of 5. Local Government Climate Newsletter. 6/ 26/2017.

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    Model Solar Ordinance. Join us on June 27 in San Francisco to learn about the California Energy. Commission (CEC) Model Local Solar Ordinance for residential new construction. The workshop will focus on helping local governments of any size. Page 1 of 5. Local Government Climate Newsletter. 6/ 26/2017.

  • Local Government Climate Newsletter
    Local Government Climate Newsletter

    Sep 6, 2017 ... Cal Poly and the Governor's Office of Planning & Research will hold the third California Climate Action. Planning Conference (CCAPC). August 24 & 25, 2017 at the Cal. Poly, San Luis Obispo campus. The conference will focus on in-depth issues in GHG emissions reduction and climate adaptation at the ...

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    Sep 6, 2017 ... Cal Poly and the Governor's Office of Planning & Research will hold the third California Climate Action. Planning Conference (CCAPC). August 24 & 25, 2017 at the Cal. Poly, San Luis Obispo campus. The conference will focus on in-depth issues in GHG emissions reduction and climate adaptation at the ...

  • More About Climate Change
    More About Climate Change

    Apr 20, 2017 ... Learn how climate change is affecting our planet, how you can help reduce greenhouse gases, and what the Air District is doing to protect the climate.

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    Plans & Climate  /  Climate Protection  /  More About Climate Change

    Apr 20, 2017 ... Learn how climate change is affecting our planet, how you can help reduce greenhouse gases, and what the Air District is doing to protect the climate.

  • Current Plans
    Current Plans

    The 2017 Plan provides a regional strategy to protect public health and protect the climate. To protect public health, the plan describes how the Air District will continue our progress toward attaining all state and federal air quality standards and eliminating health risk disparities from exposure to air pollution among Bay Area ...

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    Plans & Climate  /  Air Quality Plans  /  Current Plans

    The 2017 Plan provides a regional strategy to protect public health and protect the climate. To protect public health, the plan describes how the Air District will continue our progress toward attaining all state and federal air quality standards and eliminating health risk disparities from exposure to air pollution among Bay Area ...

  • Local Government Climate Newsletter
    Local Government Climate Newsletter

    Apr 19, 2017 ... The Air District is pleased to announce the 2017 Charge! Program, an incentive program that offers grant funding to help offset a portion of the cost of purchasing, installing, and operating new publicly available charging stations. Keep Reading. Climate in the News. VMT Web Tool. Page 2 of 4.

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    Apr 19, 2017 ... The Air District is pleased to announce the 2017 Charge! Program, an incentive program that offers grant funding to help offset a portion of the cost of purchasing, installing, and operating new publicly available charging stations. Keep Reading. Climate in the News. VMT Web Tool. Page 2 of 4.

  • Other Climate Protection Efforts
    Other Climate Protection Efforts

    Apr 20, 2017 ... Regional Climate Change Efforts. Other regional agencies in the Bay Area are also addressing the climate change challenge. Notable efforts include: Plan Bay Area 2040 is an integrated transportation and land-use/housing strategy for the San Francisco Bay Area through 2040. This long-range plan ...

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    Plans & Climate  /  Climate Protection  /  Other Climate Protection Efforts

    Apr 20, 2017 ... Regional Climate Change Efforts. Other regional agencies in the Bay Area are also addressing the climate change challenge. Notable efforts include: Plan Bay Area 2040 is an integrated transportation and land-use/housing strategy for the San Francisco Bay Area through 2040. This long-range plan ...

  • Bay Area Air District Board commits to Paris climate agreement
    Bay Area Air District Board commits to Paris climate agreement

    Aug 2, 2017 ... “The Air District Board confirmed our commitment to finding innovative approaches to address climate challenges and reducing impacts to air quality and public health,” said Jack. Broadbent, executive officer of the Bay Area Air District. “The Bay Area leads the nation in innovative, effective climate initiatives ...

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    Aug 2, 2017 ... “The Air District Board confirmed our commitment to finding innovative approaches to address climate challenges and reducing impacts to air quality and public health,” said Jack. Broadbent, executive officer of the Bay Area Air District. “The Bay Area leads the nation in innovative, effective climate initiatives ...

  • SL-1 SL1: Short-Lived Climate Pollutants Brief Summary: This ...
    SL-1 SL1: Short-Lived Climate Pollutants Brief Summary: This ...

    2017 Plan Volume 2 — Short-Lived Climate Pollutants. SL-1. SL1: Short-Lived Climate Pollutants. Brief Summary: This measure describes actions that the Air District will implement to reduce emissions of short- lived climate pollutants ( SLCPs), also known as super-GHGs. Purpose: The purpose of this measure is to protect ...

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    2017 Plan Volume 2 — Short-Lived Climate Pollutants. SL-1. SL1: Short-Lived Climate Pollutants. Brief Summary: This measure describes actions that the Air District will implement to reduce emissions of short- lived climate pollutants ( SLCPs), also known as super-GHGs. Purpose: The purpose of this measure is to protect ...

  • 2016 Clean Air Plan/Regional Climate Protection Strategy ...
    2016 Clean Air Plan/Regional Climate Protection Strategy ...

    Feb 4, 2016 ... The table below is a list of all the draft control measures and their potential implementation actions that have been identified by Air District staff and interested stakeholders for the 2016 Clean Air Plan/Regional Climate Protection. Strategy. The control measures and implementation actions are organized by ...

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    Feb 4, 2016 ... The table below is a list of all the draft control measures and their potential implementation actions that have been identified by Air District staff and interested stakeholders for the 2016 Clean Air Plan/Regional Climate Protection. Strategy. The control measures and implementation actions are organized by ...

  • SPARE THE AIR, COOL THE CLIMATE
    SPARE THE AIR, COOL THE CLIMATE

    The Air District is pleased to announce the release of Spare the Air, Cool the Climate, A Blueprint for. Clean Air and Climate Protection (2017 Plan). The. Draft 2017 Plan identifies 85 strategies for the Air. District and the Bay Area to pursue over the next few years and beyond to reduce air pollution and protect public health ...

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    The Air District is pleased to announce the release of Spare the Air, Cool the Climate, A Blueprint for. Clean Air and Climate Protection (2017 Plan). The. Draft 2017 Plan identifies 85 strategies for the Air. District and the Bay Area to pursue over the next few years and beyond to reduce air pollution and protect public health ...

  • Climate Protection Committee
    Climate Protection Committee

    Committee Memberships. Stationary Source Committee - Chair; Public Engagement Committee - Member; Executive Committee - Member; Budget & Finance Committee - Member; Climate Protection Committee - Member; Legislative Committee - Member ...

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    About the Air District  /  Board of Directors  /  Committees  /  Climate Protection Committee

    Committee Memberships. Stationary Source Committee - Chair; Public Engagement Committee - Member; Executive Committee - Member; Budget & Finance Committee - Member; Climate Protection Committee - Member; Legislative Committee - Member ...

  • Tools and Methodologies
    Tools and Methodologies

    The air quality analysis tools below are intended to assist lead agencies in analyzing air quality impacts from proposed land use projects and plans.

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    Plans & Climate  /  California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)  /  Tools and Methodologies

    The air quality analysis tools below are intended to assist lead agencies in analyzing air quality impacts from proposed land use projects and plans.

  • CEQA Guidelines Update Underway
    CEQA Guidelines Update Underway

    In addition, the risks to public health and air quality posed by global climate change have been brought into significantly increased focus and prominence, and the State of California has taken strong legislative and programmatic action to achieve greenhouse gas reductions beyond 2020. Furthermore, substantial court ...

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    Plans & Climate  /  California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)  /  CEQA Guidelines Update Underway

    In addition, the risks to public health and air quality posed by global climate change have been brought into significantly increased focus and prominence, and the State of California has taken strong legislative and programmatic action to achieve greenhouse gas reductions beyond 2020. Furthermore, substantial court ...

  • Air District Support for Paris Climate Agreement
    Air District Support for Paris Climate Agreement

    Climate Protection Committee Meeting. July 20, 2017. David Burch. Principal Environmental Planner. Air District Support for. Paris Climate Agreement. AGENDA: 4 ...

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    Climate Protection Committee Meeting. July 20, 2017. David Burch. Principal Environmental Planner. Air District Support for. Paris Climate Agreement. AGENDA: 4 ...

Wood Burning Status
Wood Burning Status
  • illegal to burn

    Monday,
    12/11

    Winter Spare the Air Alert in Effect

  • illegal to burn

    Tuesday,
    12/12

    Winter Spare the Air Alert in Effect

Last Updated: 11/14/2017