Science Center Objects

An interactive guide to global and regional sea level rise scenarios for the United States.

In collaboration with USGS researchers, The Sea Level Rise and Coastal Flood Hazard Scenarios and Tools Interagency Task Force convened by the U.S. Ocean Policy Committee and the U.S. Global Change Research Program has developed two products that provides users with information and a tool to visualize, interact with, and explore 2017 sea-level rise scenarios. The Sea-Level Rise Data Viewer provides access to scenarios at tide gauge locations throughout the U.S., wherein they can explore multiple scenarios simultaneously through time to examine the full suite of projections for specific locations.  The Sea Level Rise Scenarios geo-narrative provides important context for understanding the scenarios and how they were generated using information from the original sea-level rise scenario report.  

Sea level change map with interactive fields marked in green

Sea level change map with interactive fields marked in green. (Note: Depending on the version the interface and the map display may be slightly different).

Sea-level rise scenario displayed at a single location in Florida
Slide showing data viewer with sea-level rise scenario data (bottom plot) displayed at a single location in Florida.