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Climate change: drought Illustration of drought. symbol,vector,illustration,climate change,environmental degradation,hot weather,dry,extreme temperature,temperatures,drought,heat,agriculture
Climate change: droughtVector Graphic (SVG) Tracey SaxbyIntegration and Application Network194 views47 downloads (Details)Illustration of drought.Add to lightbox
Climate change: heat wave Heat wave icon. symbol,vector,illustration,climate change,environmental degradation,heatwave,heat wave,hot weather,humidity,humid,extreme temperature,temperatures,
Climate change: heat waveVector Graphic (SVG) Tracey SaxbyIntegration and Application Network150 views42 downloads (Details)Heat wave icon.Add to lightbox
Climate change: wildfire Illustration of wildfire. symbol,vector,illustration,wildfire,fire,brush fire,bushfire,forest fire,desert fire,grass fire,hill fire,peat fire,vegetation fire,veldfire
Climate change: wildfireVector Graphic (SVG) Tracey SaxbyIntegration and Application Network112 views49 downloads (Details)Illustration of wildfire.Add to lightbox
Climate change: ghost forest Illustration of a ghost forest, which can be caused by sea-level rise, land subsidence, or both. As land subsides along the coast, trees can drown in saturated soils, creating ghost forests. Salt-water intrusion into groundwater can also cause salt-intolerant trees to die. symbol,vector,illustration,ghost forests,dead trees,climate change,global warming,sea-level rise,sea level rise,land subsidence,sinking,soil,saltwater,salt,water
Climate change: ghost forestVector Graphic (SVG) Tracey SaxbyIntegration and Application Network123 views22 downloads (Details)Illustration of a ghost forest, which can be caused by sea-level rise, land subsidence, or both. As land subsides along the coast, trees can drown in saturated soils, creating ghost forests. Salt-water intrusion into groundwater can also cause salt-intolerant trees to die.Add to lightbox
Elevation and Living Shoreline Conceptual diagram illustrating what a waterfront owner can do to protect their property from climate change. Existing structures can be elevated in low-lying areas, and eco-friendly living shorelines can be implemented, to lessen climate change effects like flooding. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_trends diagram,elevation,living shoreline,protect,climate change,low-lying areas,ecosystem friendly,adaptation
Elevation and Living ShorelineRaster Graphic (PNG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network171 views14 downloads (Details)Conceptual diagram illustrating what a waterfront owner can do to protect their property from climate change. Existing structures can be elevated in low-lying areas, and eco-friendly living shorelines can be implemented, to lessen climate change effects like flooding. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_trends1 commentsAdd to lightbox
Saltwater Intrusion on Barrier Islands Conceptual diagram illustrating saltwater intrusion on barrier islands due to climate change. As sea-level rises, ocean saltwater travels underground until it reaches the fresh groundwater in the mixing zone. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_learn diagram,saltwater intrusion,barrier islands,climate change,sea-level rise,ocean,freshwater,mixing zone,saltwater
Saltwater Intrusion on Barrier IslandsRaster Graphic (PNG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network197 views17 downloads (Details)Conceptual diagram illustrating saltwater intrusion on barrier islands due to climate change. As sea-level rises, ocean saltwater travels underground until it reaches the fresh groundwater in the mixing zone. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_learnAdd to lightbox
Sea-level Rise and Storm Surges on Barrier Islands Conceptual diagram illustrating the effects of sea-level rise and storm surges on barrier islands. When sea-level rise combines with strong storms, barrier islands experience high storm surges, which increases the effects of flooding and erosion. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_learn diagram,barrier island,sea-level rise,storm surge,storm,climate change,ocean,bay,mainland
Sea-level Rise and Storm Surges on Barrier IslandsRaster Graphic (PNG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network230 views22 downloads (Details)Conceptual diagram illustrating the effects of sea-level rise and storm surges on barrier islands. When sea-level rise combines with strong storms, barrier islands experience high storm surges, which increases the effects of flooding and erosion. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_learnAdd to lightbox
Experiment for Thermal Expansion Conceptual diagram illustrating thermal expansion of the ocean in relation to climate change. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_learn diagram,experiment,thermal,expansion,climate change,water,heat,molecules,warming ocean,sea-level rise
Experiment for Thermal ExpansionRaster Graphic (PNG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network306 views5 downloads (Details)Conceptual diagram illustrating thermal expansion of the ocean in relation to climate change. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_learnAdd to lightbox
Atmosphere Warming Changes Conceptual diagram illustrating changes due to the warming of the atmosphere. The average temperature on Earth has been increasing for many years, caused by increased greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. Rising temperatures lead to a number of changes around the world.  Diagram from Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_learn diagram,atmosphere,warming,climate change,greenhouse gas,temperature,weather,hurricane,glacier,melting ice,
Atmosphere Warming ChangesRaster Graphic (PNG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network206 views10 downloads (Details)Conceptual diagram illustrating changes due to the warming of the atmosphere. The average temperature on Earth has been increasing for many years, caused by increased greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. Rising temperatures lead to a number of changes around the world. Diagram from Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_learnAdd to lightbox
Experiment Demonstrating Melting Ice Conceptual diagram illustrating the effects of climate change on polar ice. There are two kinds of polar ice - ice that floats on the sea (sea ice) or ice that sits on land (land ice). The experiment demonstrates that sea ice does not impact sea-level rise when it melts, but land ice does add to sea-level rise when it melts into the ocean. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_learn diagram,climate change,global warming,polar ice,sea,land,sea-level rise,melting,experiment,demonstration
Experiment Demonstrating Melting IceRaster Graphic (PNG) Alexandra FriesIntegration and Application Network206 views5 downloads (Details)Conceptual diagram illustrating the effects of climate change on polar ice. There are two kinds of polar ice - ice that floats on the sea (sea ice) or ice that sits on land (land ice). The experiment demonstrates that sea ice does not impact sea-level rise when it melts, but land ice does add to sea-level rise when it melts into the ocean. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_learnAdd to lightbox
Relative Sea-level Rise Conceptual diagram illustrating relative seal-level rise based on global global sea levels and land subsistence; with examples from Key West, Florida and Galveston, Texas. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_trends diagram,climate change,global warming,sea-level rise,relative,global,land subsistence,ice melting,Texas,Florida
Relative Sea-level RiseRaster Graphic (PNG) Jane Hawkey, Jane ThomasIntegration and Application Network241 views16 downloads (Details)Conceptual diagram illustrating relative seal-level rise based on global global sea levels and land subsistence; with examples from Key West, Florida and Galveston, Texas. Diagram from http://ian.umces.edu/link/tos_barrier_trendsAdd to lightbox
Fiber logs Natural fiber logs for sale at a local hardware store in Cambridge MD. These logs are designed to be used in constructing a natural "living shoreline", as opposed to a hardened shoreline that employs a concrete bulkhead or stone rip rap. The former creates habitat for native plants and wildlife where the latter removes habitat. jute,log,shoreline,erosion,protection,buffer,climate change,sea level rise,storm,flooding,mitigation
Fiber logsPhoto (JPG) Jane HawkeyIntegration & Application Network347 views2 downloads (Details)Natural fiber logs for sale at a local hardware store in Cambridge MD. These logs are designed to be used in constructing a natural "living shoreline", as opposed to a hardened shoreline that employs a concrete bulkhead or stone rip rap. The former creates habitat for native plants and wildlife where the latter removes habitat.Add to lightbox

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