Sea levels are rising due to global climate change. This website is being developed as a tool for those interested in learning more about how communities can adapt to sea level rise and protect the protect the where they live, work, and play. We will all have a part to play in adaptation in the coming years, and many government agencies, private businesses, and non-profit organizations are already hard at work safeguarding our communities and developing strategies to become more resilient to the changes that lie ahead. This website, coming in Winter 2014, will highlight some of the best coastal adaptation projects from around the world.
Right now, you can read about a recent effort in California to help local communities use maps and models to understand flood risks called Lifting the Fog.