Adaptation Strategy Consultation Report

Full Version

This is the full report of findings of the Devon, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly (DCIoS) Climate Adaptation Strategy Consultation, which took place from 9th May to 30th June 2023.

Proposed amendments are shown in tables throughout the report. Phrases in bold were to be added to the Strategy, and phrases with a strikethrough were to be removed. These changes have now been made to the strategy.

Background to this Report

Consultation Purpose

Summary of Findings

How the Consultation was Promoted

Types of Responses Received

Overall views of the Adaptation Strategy

Climate Change Risks and Opportunities

Strategic Adaptation Options

Proposed Governance, Monitoring and Evaluation of the Adaptation Strategy

Other Feedback Given on the Adaptation Strategy

Future Involvement of Respondents in the Strategy

About the Respondents

Your Views on Climate Change

Keeping in Touch

Next Steps