An interactive Model/Simulation to observe and understand the possible effects of sea-level rise and different storm scenarios on the coast of California.
Students will configure parameters such as the amount of sea-level rise and the frequency of storm scenarios to observe the corresponding effects on specific locations along the California coast. They will compare and discuss various flooding scenarios and the vulnerability of different locations.
Use this tool to help your students find answers to:
|OCOF Our Coast Our Future Flood Map
|Geography, Earth Sciences
|Topic(s) in Discipline
|Urban Geography, Disasters and Hazards, Hydrosphere, Floods, Sea-level Rise, Coastal Flood
|Disasters and Hazards, Climate and the Hydrosphere
|Type of tool
|High School, Undergraduate
|North America, USA
|CoSMoS Project Team
|Our Coast Our Future