Cities Adapt to Extreme Heat

Flood/Drought papers
CIties adapt to extreme heat
Celebrating local leadership
By Sophie Guilbault, Paul Kovacs, Peter Berry and Gregory R.A. Richardson, eds.
December 2016

Abstract

Canadians are experiencing more frequent and extreme heat events. Temperatures sometimes soar to levels that are dangerous to our health. The risk of health impacts from extreme heat is expected to continue rising due to climate change.