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The Compact was formalized following the 2009 Southeast Florida Climate Leadership Summit, when elected officials came together to discuss challenges and strategies for responding to the impacts of climate change. The Compact outlines an ongoing collaborative effort among the Compact Counties to foster sustainability and climate resilience at a regional scale.

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“Five years ago, local leaders down here, Republicans and Democrats, formed the bipartisan Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact — an agreement to work together to fight climate change. And it’s become a model not just for the country, but for the world. ”

– President Barack Obama

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May We Improve Your Hurricane Experience? Officials Seek Public Input On Climate Action Plan

Officials from Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties are requesting the public’s help to update the Regional Climate Action Plan.

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From Glades to suburbs, South Florida historically soaked

Heavy rains and strong hurricanes have made this the wettest year in South Florida in 86 years.

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Water Levels by Station

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration provides real-time water level information for 24 stations in Florida.

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Share your feedback now & help make a #climate action plan that's relevant to & reflective of all #SEFL communities https://t.co/uuxh9WvsxV

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Regional Climate Action Plan


Developed through an extensive stakeholder engagement process, the Compact Partner Counties are pleased to announce the release of the Regional Climate Action Plan, which contains 110 recommendations for a more resilient Southeast Florida. To download the Plan and supporting appendices, go to the Compact Documents page.

“County governments estimate that the damages could rise to billions or even trillions of dollars. In and around Miami, local officials are grappling head on with the problem.”

– Coral Davenport, New York Times, May 7, 2014

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