Mapping littoral urbanism

Over at Data Pointed Stephen Von Worley’s mapped the vulnerability of major U.S. cities to climate change and sea level rise. He did this by combining 2010 Census and USGS data to show where people live and the height of the land underneath them.

For NYC and nine other coastal metros, including Boston (image below), Miami, Los Angeles, and San Francisco.

sea_level_boston

credit: Stephen Von Worley

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