Coastal Flooding: How Coastal Communities Are Being Impacted By Sea Level Rise and the Data that Can Help

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An ArcGIS StoryMap about how coastal communities are being impacted by sea level rise and the data that can help.

"The charts, maps, and visualizations in this story map provide snapshots of our current scientifically understood situation and give a peek into the future, which can be difficult to imagine. Yet, these complex challenges provide opportunities to discover solutions, tackle flooding, sustain environmental quality, and spur the growth of new jobs, careers, and communities that adapt and flourish." Dr. Tom Allen, Program Head for Sea Level Rise and Climate Science, Institute for Coastal Adaptation & Resilience (ODU)