Climate Change Action Plan
Climate change in Cuyahoga County is real. It is already affecting our environment, economy, and human health across Northeast Ohio.
What is Cuyahoga County doing?Our Climate Change Action Plan:
- Sets targets for greenhouse gas emissions reduction
- Implements and tracks actions to meet targets
- Adapts to climate change as it occurs across the county.
This plan has five focus areas: energy, transportation, land use, ecosystem, and health.
Explore: Climate Change Action Plan
How does a changing climate affect our region?
- Increased flooding
- Increased heat
- Increased precipitation
- Poor air quality
- Decreased ice cover
- Increased frost-free season
- More intense algal blooms