Learning to Adapt to Climate Change

Part One of this document deals with the human, economic and environmental characteristics of Quebec. It contains the most recent scenarios, within the context of climate change for Quebec. Part Two describes the anticipated impacts and the possible adaptation strategies for the built environment, as well as the health of populations and of ecosystems and biodiversity. The conclusion, reviews the main issues relating to climate change impacts and adaptation includes a table of examples of adaptation measures applied in Quebec communities and in various realms of activity.