The mapping tools and data layers in this section can be sued to analyze and assess public health impacts and vulnerabilities associated with climate change.  For more examples of maps related to climate resilience and change, check out the Resilience Community Map Gallery.

 

CDC/ATSDR – Social Vulnerability Index

CDC/ATSDR’s social vulnerability index that illustrates populations vulnerable to various health conditions, hazards, and disaster relief.

Contributors: CDC, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)

Coastal Change Analysis Program (C-CAP) Land Cover Atlas

Online data viewer for coastal land cover and land cover change information, such as forest loss or new urban development.

Contributors: NOAA

Coastal Flood Exposure Mapper

Web portal for coastal related resilience and preparedness for disasters, natural resource risk and exposure, and human settlement endangerment.

Contributors: NOAA

Interactive Atlas of Heart Disease and Stroke

Online mapping tool for users to customize on state and county level maps of heart disease and stroke by race, gender, age group, and more demographic settings.

Contributors: CDC, U.S. Census Bureau

Reported Cases of Lyme Disease

Historical Lyme Disease maps of the United States.

Contributors: CDC, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Division of Vector-Borne Diseases

Lyme Disease and Tick Surveillance – California

Reportings and survey data of Lyme Disease and Tick sightings in the state of California. *Requires ArcGIS user account to view

Contributors: California Department of Public Health

Air Conditioning Usage (New York City, NY) (2007)

Estimated number of adults who reported having a functioning air conditioner in any room in their home, divided by the number of adults in the area.

Contributors: New York City Community Health Survey

Hurricane Storm Surge Zone (New York State)

Map of New York City coastal storm surge zones based on hurricane category level.

Contributors: New York State Emergency Management Office

Heat Hazard Risk and a Medical Vulnerability Index (Florida)

Document and maps of climate sensitive hazards in the state of Florida.

Contributors: Florida Department of Health

Observed U.S. Temperature Change

Chapter from the 3rd National Climate Assessment reporting on observed temperature change in the United States.

Contributors: USGCRP, NOAA, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites – North Carolina

Observed U.S. Precipitation Change

Chapter from the 3rd National Climate Assessment reporting on observed precipitation change in the United States.

Contributors: USGCRP, NOAA, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites – North Carolina

AirNow: Air Quality Index (AQI)

AQI map platform for viewing near real-time air quality in the United States, scaled from good air quality to hazardous conditions.

Contributors: EPA

Water Watch – Stream Flow Data

Daily metrics from U.S stream gauge data on streamflow, drought, and flood as well as historic statistics.

Contributors: USGS

Wildfire Map – Geospatial Multi-Agency Coordination Group (GeoMAC)

Near real-time wildfire indicators using Earth Observing Satellites.

Contributors: NASA, USFS, BLM, NOAA, USGS, National Interagency Fire Center, GeoMAC,

Updated on May 17, 2021