Sea Level Rise App Makes Splash in Media

From national outlets like Fusion and weather.com to popular Spanish-language Dario LasAméricasthe Sea Level Rise Toolbox is beginning to serve its purpose — educating the public about the potential impacts of rising seas in South Florida.

Read more about what the app does — and why and click the image at the right to try it out for yourself.

Below, see what these outlets say about the app.

“Miami Beach at 100: The sea is rising, and so are the condos. Something’s gotta give, right?,” Fusion.net, March 27, 2015.

“FIU’s web app helps residents visualize possible impact of rising sea levels,” miami.cbslocal.com, April 27, 2015.

“Sea Level Rise Toolbox: App visualizes possible impact of rising seas,” wptv.com, April 28, 2015.

“Will you be underwater when sea levels rise? Find out here,” miami.curbed.com, April 28, 2015.

“Sea Level Rise Toolbox: App visualizes possible impact of rising seas,” wflx.com, April 28, 2015.

“Nueva aplicación mide el nivel del mar en el sur de la Florida” [New app measures sea level (rise) in South Florida], Dario LasAméricas, April 29, 2015.

“Is this the South Florida of the future? New interactive map shows potential impacts of rising sea levels,” weather.com, April 30, 2015.

And, check out other coverage about eyesontherise.org and its efforts in South Florida — and across the nation — here.

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