2022

ReduceFloodRisk.org

Interactive tool helping property owners understand their flood risk and select appropriate risk reduction strategies.   Reduce Flood Risk   ReduceFloodRisk.org   Reduce Flood Risk is a new, interactive flood mitigation resource library from the Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM). This tool is designed to help property owners, particularly those in flood-prone areas, understand…
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June Water Level Update

Water Levels on Lake Michigan-Huron Lake Michigan water levels continue their seasonal incline, increasing by 3 inches from April to May. Though Lake Michigan is now about 25 inches below the highest monthly water level recorded for May in 2020, the Lake is still about 10 inches above the long-term average water level. Water levels…
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April 2022 Water Level Update

April 22, 2022 By Caitlin Piotrowski, Wisconsin Sea Grant    Water Levels on Lake Michigan-Huron  Lake Michigan water levels have started their seasonal incline this spring, increasing by about 5 inches from March to April. Though Lake Michigan is now about 26 inches below the highest monthly water level recorded for April in 2020, the…
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Great Lakes Coastal Resilience Planning Guide

The planning guide features information, ideas and advice related to combating coastal hazards, such as coastal flooding, in Great Lakes communities.   Great Lakes Coastal Resilience Planning Guide   Overview of the Guide  The Great Lakes Coastal Resilience (GLCR) Planning Guide is a hub of ideas, advice and resources. The Guide aims to connect members…
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March 2022 CALM Kick-Off Meeting Summary

Meeting summary for the March 2022 CALM Network held virtually on March 23, 2022.   March 2022 CALM Kick-Off Meeting Summary   March 29, 2022 Lydia Salus, Project Coordinator, Wisconsin Sea Grant   The kick-off meeting for the Collaborative Action for Lake Michigan (CALM) Coastal Resilience network was held virtually on March 23, 2022. CALM…
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February 2022 Water Level Update

February 26, 2022 By Caitlin Piotrowski, Wisconsin Sea Grant    Water Levels on Lake Michigan-Huron  Lake Michigan water levels have continued their seasonal decline this fall, decreasing by about 5 inches from January to February. Though Lake Michigan is now about 28 inches below the highest monthly water level recorded for January in 2020, the Lake…
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January 2022 Water Level Update

January 26, 2022 By Caitlin Piotrowski, Wisconsin Sea Grant    Water Levels on Lake Michigan-Huron  Lake Michigan water levels have continued their seasonal decline this fall, decreasing by about 5 inches from December to January. Though Lake Michigan is now about 28 inches below the highest monthly water level recorded for January in 2020, the…
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NOAA Coastal County Snapshots

Data hub that organizes county-level coastal resilience data for more than 850 coastal counties. NOAA Coastal County Snapshots    This data hub provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) organizes county-level coastal resilience data for more than 850 coastal counties in the United States. Data are gathered from sources including the U.S. Census Bureau,…
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Updated: Wisconsin Shoreline Inventory & Oblique Photo Viewer – Featuring NEW photos from 2021

A web-based, interactive map of Wisconsin coastal data that enables users to visualize the temporal changes to Wisconsin’s shorelines. Updated: Wisconsin Shoreline Inventory & Oblique Photo Viewer – Featuring NEW photos from 2021 The Wisconsin Shoreline Inventory and Oblique Photo Viewer is a web-based, interactive map of Wisconsin coastal data that enables users to visualize the temporal…
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