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News Briefs, Winter 2015

USGS asks citizen-scientists for help tracking coastal changes Sometimes even the most powerful computers can’t do a job as well as the human brain. That’s the case with aerial photographs taken by the U.S. Geological Survey to tr...

Planning for sea level rise

With sea level rise, it’s no longer a question of if; it’s a question of how high and how fast. Arming coastal communities in the Tampa Bay area with practical strategies and decision-making tools to withstand the effects of sea l...

News Briefs, Fall 2014

NOAA grant helps region prepare for sea level rise A $100,000 grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to the Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council will help the region prepare for sea level rise. Part of the C...