Category Archives: Sea Level Rise

Region plans for sea level rise

The Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council has accepted recommendations on sea level rise endorsed by a group of the area’s most prominent scientists and resource managers to be used in planning for infrastructure investment and adap...

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...

New Computer Model Right on Target

A hundred years ago, Mark Twain famously decried “lies, damned lies and statistics” promulgated by politicians. Modern writers might add “computer models” to that list of unbelievable forecasts – until they take a closer look at t...