California Department of Transportation

Climate Change Branch


The Climate Change Branch and the Division of Environmental Analysis participated in a two-part series national webinar on Climate Change adaptation hosted by the Transportation Research Board (TRB) and American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO) on April 7, 2011.

Sharing climate adaptation information and techniques among DOTs across the nation, this presentation focused on adaptation efforts in California at Caltrans.

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Program Contacts
Garth Hopkins, Chief
Office of Regional & Interagency Planning
(916) 654-8175
La Nae Van Valen
Senior Transportation Planner
(916) 657-4458
Julia Biggar
Associate Transportation Planner
(916) 654-6344
Rachel Cotroneo
Associate Environmental Planner
(916) 654-2618
Susan Ejlalmaneshan
Transportation Planner
(916) 653-3362
Kimberly Johnston-Dodds
Associate Transportation Planner