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Departmental Regulation 1070-001

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U.S. Department of Agriculture Policy Statement on Climate Change Adaptation


This Departmental Regulation (DR) provides guidance on the establishment and periodic revision of the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Climate Change Adaptation Plan. It is consistent with guidance from the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) for the implementation of Executive Order (E.O.) 14008, Executive Order on Tackling the Climate Crisis at Home and Abroad, issued on January 27, 2021.

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