Future Ocean Level Maps
Country: United States
Date: January 2008
How can I find future estimates of ocean levels? Are there
any sites on the Internet that you are aware of that graphically
show these estimates? I am particularly interested in the United
States but also the entire Earth. Thank you for any information that
you may be able to provide me.
There are some great resources on the Internet that show
and describe sea level changes.
Try the flood mapping site
The Wikipedia page for sea level rise
(note that sea level has been rising steadily for
thousands of years, not just recently)
Also see the USA sea level data at
Note that North of above about 50 degrees latitude the sea
level is dropping, consistent with the article referenced below.
This article confirms lowering Arctic sea level:
David R. Cook
Climate Research Section
Environmental Science Division
Argonne National Laboratory
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