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South Florida Rising Sea Levels

Can This Be South Florida's Future?

Sun Sentinel | Doreen Hemlock | Posted 03.17.2014 | Miami

Come 2060, a larger share of Southeast Florida residents will live in walkable districts linked to railroads, trolleys, bike rentals and other transpo...

Miami Flooding Is Getting Worse

Sun Sentinel | KEN KAYE | Posted 12.18.2013 | Miami

A conspiracy of the moon, high tides and the steady rise of the oceans left up to a foot of sea water in some sections of Fort Lauderdale and Miami Be...

Due to Global Warming, End Is Virtually Certain for NYC, Boston, Miami, Holland

Eric Zuesse | Posted 09.19.2013 | Green
Eric Zuesse

A new article in the prestigious Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), is headlined "The Multimillennial Sea-Level Commitment of Glo...

Florida Keys Prepare For Sea Level Rise

AP | JENNIFER KAY | Posted 07.02.2013 | Miami

KEY WEST, Fla. -- Hurricane storm surge can inundate the narrow, low-lying Florida Keys, but that is far from the only water worry for officials. A t...

Why The City Of Miami Is Doomed To Drown

Rolling Stone | Posted 08.21.2013 | Green

By century's end, rising sea levels will turn the nation's urban fantasyland into an American Atlantis....

'This Is An Economic Disaster'

Post On Politics | John Kennedy | Posted 04.16.2013 | Miami

South Florida lawmakers got a stark look Wednesday at how rising sea levels could dramatically change Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade counties and the...

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...

LOOK: Miami Under Water

Posted 09.13.2012 | Miami

The Broward County Commission began preparing for rising sea levels Tuesday by enacting a climate change plan, the Sun Sentinel reports. To the dis...