NOAA logo National Ocean Service

Online Atlas Documents Coastal Land Cover Changes Over Time

4 September 2014, 2:47 pm

land cover map of Florida

A new NOAA nationwide analysis shows that between 1996 and 2011, 64,975 square miles in coastal regions--can area larger than the state of Wisconsin--experienced changes in land cover, including a decline in wetlands and forest cover with development a major contributing factor.

Continue reading →

Original article: Online Atlas Documents Coastal Land Cover Changes Over Time