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Miami Climate Change

Sea Level Rise: The Siege of Miami

Alan Farago | Posted 12.14.2015 | Politics
Alan Farago

The best way to face massive uncertainties on the climate where science is illuminating the distress ahead is with an open heart and empathy for our neighbors who are less well-off and less secure than we are, even here in Miami.

The Resilient People of Miami Tackle Climate Change

Francine Madera | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami
Francine Madera

Our home is the most climate vulnerable city in the U.S. primarily due to sea level rise. Miami needs to adapt to climate change immediately if we want to survive as a metropolis.

Infrastructure Nightmare!

Sun Sentinel | Angel Streeter | Posted 06.18.2013 | Miami

In late October, Hurricane Sandy washed out a portion of State Road A1A in Fort Lauderdale. And in Miami Beach, seasonal high tides regularly deluge A...

South Florida Climate Change: 'We Are All Getting Wet Together'

Sun Sentinel | ANDY REID | Posted 02.05.2013 | Miami

Raising low-lying roads. Building higher seawalls. Strapping on more solar panels. The threat of rising seas has more South Florida officials shiftin...

It's Common Sense: Miami Beach Planning for Rising Sea Levels

Jerry Libbin | Posted 11.14.2012 | Miami
Jerry Libbin

Maybe it's because we're surrounded by water, or because we're a proactive, forward-thinking city. Whatever the case, Miami Beach is among the first cities in the U.S. to officially recognize the effects of global warming in its planning and design criteria.