Climate Adaptation Data Catalog

The Climate Commons Data Catalog focuses on climate change data relevant to natural resource conservation in California. To search for data relating to California's natural resources in general, please see also: Cal-Atlas, the The California GeoPortal, and Data Basin.

You may browse the categories or list below or search using the search box above.

Data Categories
Climate Models


Process Models


Sea-level Rise

Land Cover


Climate Change
Impact Assessments


List of All Datasets in the Catalog
Datasetsort descending Data Type Subject Coverage & Resolution Hosted Here
California Fish Distribution Maps Vector digital data, Biogeographic Model fish, native fishes California
California Fish Passage Assessment Database (PAD) Biogeographic Model, shapefile, Tabular, reports fish, native fishes, anadromous fish, habitat conservation, connectivity, migration California, Coastal California, California Central Valley
California Natural Diversity Database (CNDDB) species distribution data biodiversity data, species distributions California
California Protected Areas Database (CPAD) Vector digital data, Conservation Prioritization conservation lands California
California Rangeland Threats, summary by HUC watershed Climate Change Impact Assessment, Ecosystem process model, Land cover data rangelands, water resources, habitat conservation, carbon sequestration, ecosystem services California Central Valley
HUC 8 watershed
California Vegetation Climate Change Exposure and Refugia Climate Change Impact Assessment chaparral, hardwoods, forest, Valley Oak, Redwood, range lands, vegetation, land cover, urban, macrogroup California Yes
California Wildfire Risk with Climate Change Ecosystem process model, Climate Change Impact Assessment climate change projections, wildfire, ecological modeling California
90 m
Climate Change Vulnerability Species Scores for California Bird Species of Special Concern Climate Change Impact Assessment vulnerability assessment, birds
CliMond: global climatologies for bioclimatic modelling Downscaled climate model climate data, historical climate, bioclimatic modeling, climate change projections World
30' and 10'
Conservation International Downscaled Climate Projections Climate change model data, Downscaled climate model climate data, climate change projections World
10' and 2.5'