On Deal Island, changes in climate, then attitudes

February 7, 2017 by ESRGC

The ESRGC partnered with the Department of Natural Resources and University of Maryland to address potential impacts of rising sea levelsĀ in Deal Island, MD.

“Johnson and her colleagues partnered with Salisbury University’s GIS team to develop flood-vulnerability maps. They carved up the region into five focus areas. Now, they are seeking information from residents about what they think are the mostĀ vulnerable areas.”

“Researchers are collaborating with skeptical residents to build support for the fight against climate change”

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Source: http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2017/02/07/deal-island-climate-change/97565792/