Contact: Mari N. Jensen
University of Arizona
Caption: This map shows where increases in sea level could affect the southern and Gulf coasts of the US. The colors indicate areas along the coast that are elevations of 1 meter or less (russet) or 6 meters or less (yellow) and have connectivity to the sea.
Credit: Jeremy Weiss, University of Arizona.
Usage Restrictions: This photo may be used only to illustrate a story about the research described in the accompanying release, Rising Seas Will Affect Major U.S. Coastal Cities by 2100.
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