How to Use the Map

This tool will soon be refactored and redesigned using ember.js

  • Click on a neighborhood to zoom in to its boundaries
  • Hover over a FEMA Damage Assessment "damaged buildings cluster" to reveal its boundaries
  • Click on a "damaged buildings cluster" to zoom in and break down the cluster
  • Press the button to zoom in and reveal population growth data by block group as well as future land development proposals for 2045
  • After zooming in or pressing over the desired location, you can hover over block group boundaries to reveal population growth percentages.
  • Press the button to return to the original map.

Read about the project before exploring the map!

Cypress North demonstrates an example of a neighborhood with a particularly dangerous relationship between flooding and development.