The City of Miami Beach entered into a partnerships to study the impact of climate change and the potential responses to sea level rising.
Improve your knowledge, efficiency, and effectiveness when communicating any resiliency efforts that Miami Beach is undergoing by viewing our factsheets and living labs.Learn more
Miami Beach & Sea Level Rise
Miami Beach and its challenges with sea level rise are a common theme in global conversations regarding climate change.Learn more
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.
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.Learn more
Read the city’s action plans that outline projects and initiatives specifically tailored to Miami Beach’s strengths and vulnerabilities.
It takes over 100 years for plastic to disintegrate. Learn why and how we're combating single-use plastic.
Miami Beach is strengthening its ability to adjust to different and fluctuating conditions
The innovative studies focus on and gather in depth information about Miami Beach's efforts to remain resilient.
Learn about city's efforts to maintain and protect the pristine conditions of our waterways.