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Surging Seas Risk Finder

ClimateCentral.org

An educator might use this resource to:

show the areas predicted to face flooding from sea level rise. The site allows you to change the water level in feet then see the likelihood of flooding, the number of flood days, and the risks of flooding to populations, buildings, and infrastructure.

Resource type: Data visualization

CeNCOOS Data Browser

Central and Northern California Ocean Observing System

An educator might use this resource to:

access different data visualization tools showing various ocean conditions in the San Francisco Bay Area that are taken from ocean observing systems.

Resource type: Data

CeNCOOS Data Portal Real Time Map

Central and Northern California Ocean Observing System

An educator might use this resource to:

view current water conditions including pH at shore stations along the Bay Area Region.

Resource type: Data

Harmful Algae & Red Tide Regional Map

Southern California Coastal Ocean Observing System

An educator might use this resource to:

find current areas with harmful algal blooms (HABs) at sites along California coast and to see the HAB species.

Resource type: Data

Satellite Imaging to Detect Cyanobacterial Blooms

San Francisco Estuary Institute

An educator might use this resource to:

view satellite imaging of cyanobacterial blooms in California's lakes. Cyanobacterial blooms can pose risk to animal and human health.

Resource type: Data visualization

EcoAtlas

EcoAtlas

An educator might use this resource to:

capture and show a still image of a specific area's aquatic habitats to lead inquiry about the presence of the habitats and their future.

Resource type: Multimedia

When Rising Seas Hit Home

Union of Concerned Scientists

An educator might use this resource to:

use a map of communities at risk of chronic flooding and another map showing sea level rise at under different climate mitigation scenarios. The resource has accompanying text on the threat of flooding from sea level rise and ways to prepare for its impacts.

Resource type: Data visualization

Mean temp departure from 1949-2005 mean

California Climate Data Archive

An educator might use this resource to:

show with color and a scale the difference between the current month's mean temperature and the mean temperature in the past (1949-2005).

Resource type: Multimedia

Current Drought Monitor

California Climate Data Archive

An educator might use this resource to:

demonstrate the current intensity of drought conditions in California.

Resource type: Multimedia

State Annual and Seasonal Time Series

NOAA National Climatic Data Center

An educator might use this resource to:

view graphs showing temperature trends in California annually and seasonally so to incite inquiry about long-term and seasonal changes.

Resource type: Data