Columbus Climate Adaptation Plan

The Columbus Climate Adaptation Plan is available below. You may download the entire plan or individual chapters.



Download the Entire Plan & List of Actions

PDF icon Columbus Climate Adaptation Plan

PDF icon List of Actions

PDF icon List of Actions (grayscale)

Download the Plan By Chapter

PDF icon How to Read this Document

PDF icon Terms and Abbreviations

PDF icon Introduction

PDF icon List of Actions

PDF icon Extreme Heat

PDF icon Air Quality & Energy

PDF icon Flooding

PDF icon Water Quality

PDF icon Water Use

PDF icon Ecosystems

PDF icon Emergency Preparedness

PDF icon Vulnerable Populations

PDF icon Looking Forward

PDF icon Acknowledgments

PDF icon Appendix


Questions about the Columbus Climate Change Action Plan may be directed to Task Force Chair, Jason Cervenec, at or 614-688-0080. 

Project Support

Development of the Columbus Climate Action Plan and the report Climate Change in Columbus Ohio were the result of a collaboration between the Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center at The Ohio State University, the City of Columbus, GLISA, MORPC, the Columbus Foundation, and the Natural Resources Defense Council with contributions from more than 100 individuals.