Tagged: flooding

Global Sea Level Rise Scenarios for the United States National Climate Assessment

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), released a report this month examining the potential global impacts of a rise in sea levels. The report finds that the rise in sea levels worldwide “has been a persistent trend for decades. It is expected to continue beyond the end of this...

Flooding in the Philippines: New Webpage for Locating/Reporting People

Due to the seasonal monsoon rains and tropical storms in the region, the Philippines is currently experiencing widespread flooding that has left parts of the country without services and thousands without homes/shelter. News reports indicate that the flooding has forced nearly 130,000 people across the country from their homes. One...