Sea Level Rise Vulnerability (Coastal) for Saipan at 1ft above MHHW

Metadata Updated: February 27, 2019

This map shows inland extent of coastal flooding (inundation) around the island of Saipan in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) due to 1 foot (0.305 m) of sea level rise above mean higher high water (MHHW), created by subtracting the NOAA VDATUM MHHW surface from a digital elevation model (DEM). The resolution of the DEM is 3 meters and was derived from the best available LiDAR data sets known to exist at the time of creation. Water levels are shown as they would appear during the highest high tides (excluding wind-driven tides).

Data produced in 2014 by NOAA Office for Coastal Management (OCM). These data do not consider future changes in coastal geomorphology and natural processes such as erosion, subsidence, or future construction. These data do not specify timing of inundation and are not appropriate for conducting detailed spatial analysis. The entire risk associated with the results and performance of these data is assumed by the user. These data should be used strictly as a planning reference and not for navigation, permitting, or other legal purposes.

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License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Date January 31, 2018
Metadata Created Date February 27, 2019
Metadata Updated Date February 27, 2019
Reference Date(s) January 25, 2016 (creation), January 25, 2016 (issued), January 31, 2018 (revision)
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Harvested from NOAA CSW Harvest Source

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date January 31, 2018
Metadata Created Date February 27, 2019
Metadata Updated Date February 27, 2019
Reference Date(s) January 25, 2016 (creation), January 25, 2016 (issued), January 31, 2018 (revision)
Responsible Party NOAA Office for Coastal Management (OCM) (Point of Contact)
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Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
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Spatial Data Service Type Open Geospatial Consortium Web Feature Service (WFS)
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