Advisory Committee on Climate Change (ACCC)
Committee Information

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Committee Formed by Resolution

Committee Purpose and Charge

  • Identify and prioritize threats and vulnerabilities

  • Develop science-based future planning scenarios for the Delaware River Basin as they relate to climate change

  • Serve as the coordinating body for climate related Basin water resource and watershed studies

  • Provide input to inform DRBC planning and modeling studies

  • Define scope and support development of a Basin-wide climate impact study

  • The role of the Advisory Committee on Climate Change does not include the Compact's charge to the Commission to review projects under Section 3.8.

Committee Membership

Committee Meeting Information

December 20, 2023

January 31, 2023

  • DRBC Science Showcased at PDE Summit (January 31, 2023, was the ACCC's Climate Forum, held as part of the biennial Delaware Estuary Science & Environmental Summit; not an official advisory committee meeting)

October 12, 2022

January 26, 2022

August 3, 2021

March 2, 2021

December 17, 2020

August 4, 2020

DRBC Climate Change Information