PH-6: Increase health data monitoring
Identify the human diseases exacerbated or spread by climate change, either directly or indirectly from impacts on water quality and lower drainage capacity.
Identify the currently collected health data that would be indicators of emerging diseases associated with climate change impacts, and current gaps in health data that would support the monitoring of climate change health impacts.
Support consistent and future monitoring of identified indicators of health risks to ensure timely public health responses.
Utilize Florida Climate Institute research on public health.
Study the public health impacts of floodwater to inform the discussion and decision-making on stormwater policy, including policies related to king tides.