Storm and environmental risks under climate change

  • 4.1 Projection of evacuation zones under climate change, including scenarios under climate variability.Flooding scenarios under climate variability and future change to downscale the current NYSERDA projects to municipality levels.
  • 4.2 Integration of multiple monitoring systems targeting coastal zones.Real time monitoring of water and ecosystem conditions along the NY coasts and synthesis of water and ecosystem monitoring by NYCDEP, LISS, Town of Hempstead, Suffolk County, and NYSDEC to assess storm threats to coastal ecosystems and impact of climate change. Recommendations on mitigation strategies to climate change.
  • Coastal ecosystems.Monitoring of water and ecosystem conditions along the NY coasts.