Florida Climate Institute (FCI)
The FCI is a multi-disciplinary network of national and international research and public organizations, scientists, and individuals concerned with achieving a better understanding of climate variability and change.
Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact
Is a decade-old partnership between Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe, and Palm Beach counties, to work collaboratively to reduce regional greenhouse gas emissions, implement adaptation strategies, and build climate resilience within their own communities and across the Southeast Florida region.
Climate Disclosure Project
CDP is a not-for-profit charity that runs the global disclosure system for investors, companies, cities, states and regions to manage their environmental impacts.
The Earth Institute, Columbia University Research on Climate
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
United Nations body for assessing science related to climate change.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Climate Resources
Nature Conservancy (Florida)
Founded in the United States in 1951, The Nature Conservancy is one of the most effective and wide-reaching environmental organizations in the world.
United Nations Climate Action
United Nations Sustainability Development Program Goal #13 Climate Action
The world’s first educational web portal on the Anthropocene. First developed in 2012 by Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO), Globaia, International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGP) International Human Dimensions programme on Gloval Environmental Change (IHDB), Stockholm Resilience Centre and Stockholm Environmental Institute, it aims to inspire, educate and engage people about the interactions between humans and the planet.
Climate Disclosure Project (CDP) Open Data Portal
Contains data sets on Emissions, Renewable Energy, Mitigation Hazards, Climate, Governance, Water, Adaptations and more.
A compilation of urban indicators data of 132 counties, 77 indicaators and 1500 urban areas.
Urban Institute DataViz
Key stats, graphs, and maps on economic and social policy
World Health Data Platform (WHO)
Florida Climate Institute
Florida Coastal Management Program Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Florida Natural Areas Inventory (FNAI)
FNAI is Florida's Natural Heritage Program and state member of the NatureServe network. Housed within the Florida Resources and Environmental Analysis Center at Florida State University they manage a database of current information on Florida's rarest species, maintain an inventory of the state's conservation land holdings, and conduct ecological surveys and analyses to support conservation planning and land management.
Georgetown Climate Center Adaptation Clearinghouse on Coastal Resources
Nature Conservancy Florida
U.S. Green Building Council Florida (USGBC)
Green building news, research, and education.
non-profit organization made up of public and private partners dedicated to promoting the development of state and regional strategies and policy to adapt to extreme weather and sea level rise, and to advocate for increased investment by the state and federal government in critical infrastructure and habitat throughout Florida to mitigate impacts and develop adaptation responses.
Resilient305 Strategy is a living document created to address resilience challenges that are prioritized through intergovernmental and community collaboration. Throughout the process Greater Miami and the Beaches (GM&B) engaged thousands of stakeholders to help shape the Strategy and make sure it reflected the input from a wide range of expertise, ages, ethnicities, cultures, income levels and geographic areas. Continued interaction will be key to the successful implementation of the Strategy.
Sea Level Rise in Miami Dade County History Map
Sea Level Rise in Miami Dade County History Map
South Florida Water Management District
Flood control; water supply management; ecosystem restoration; real-time data; scientific papers; modeling; GIS data; survey data and more.
see also guide for Marine & Atmospheric Science University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science
Nature Conservancy Caribbean
Bahamas, Cuba, Haiti, Dominican Republic, East Caribbean, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
NOAA Office for Coastal Management
Ocean and Coastal Managment Journal
International journal dedicated to the study of all aspects of ocean and coastal management at international, national, regional, and local levels.
Coastal Management Journal
Peer-reviewed, applied research journal dedicated to exploring the technical, legal, political, social, and policy issues relating to the use of coastal resources and environments on a global scale.