Climate Science

Climate Science

The City of Miami Beach entered into a partnerships to study the impact of climate change and the potential responses to sea level rising.

Innovative
Studies

King Tides

Partnerships

Resiliency Toolkit

Improve your knowledge, efficiency, and effectiveness when communicating any resiliency efforts that Miami Beach is undergoing by viewing our factsheets and living labs.

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Miami Beach & Sea Level Rise

Miami Beach and its challenges with sea level rise are a common theme in global conversations regarding climate change.

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Urban Heat IslandEffect

Urban heat islands are sections of developed, metropolitan areas that are warmer in comparison to the rural areas that surround it. This increase in temperature is a result of replacing vegetation with asphalt or concrete, heat trapped between large buildings and waste heat emitted from vehicles and air conditioners.

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Resilience Tours

The city also receives special visitors throughout the year that come to our city to learn about our sea level rise adaptation efforts ranging from municipalities, to non-profits, and academia.

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Resilience
Strategy

Read the city’s action plans that outline projects and initiatives specifically tailored to Miami Beach’s strengths and vulnerabilities.

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Plastic Free
Miami Beach

It takes over 100 years for plastic to disintegrate. Learn why and how we're combating single-use plastic.

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Flood
Awareness

93% of Miami Beach is considered to be in a flood risk area. Find out how you can protect your property.

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Innovative
Studies

The innovative studies focus on and gather in depth information about Miami Beach's efforts to remain resilient.

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Biscayne
Bay

Learn about city's efforts to maintain and protect the pristine conditions of our waterways.

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