TAG: sea level

Story map navigates cause and effects of climate change

November 30, 2015By

Esri has released an interactive map illustrating the earth’s natural and human systems and how they have changed — and will change — over time. With the Atlas for a Changing Planet story map, scientists, policy makers, planners and activists can examine detailed spatial information that is critical for adapting to a warmer future. “Mitigating the effects of climate change is... read more

Enhanced Sea-level Prediction System to Improve Coastal Flooding Plans

June 5, 2014By
Logo: National Geodetic Survey

As the Gulf Coast begins another hurricane season, researchers with the Conrad Blucher Institute for Surveying and Science (CBI) at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will be improving the data collection system to allow for more accurate planning and predictions for flooding and sea-level rise. CBI has been awarded $1.35 million to enhance the National Spatial Reference System that helps model... read more