A Deeper Dive

Join us for an ongoing behind-the-scenes look at VIMS and discover how we translate our research into practical solutions for our waters, communities, and economy.

Episode Five: Modeling Storm Surge

A sophisticated modeling platform developed by VIMS is providing a detailed, accurate picture of the effects of storm-related flooding in our communities. Take a deeper dive to learn how it is being used to build more resilient communities and improve the economic strength of coastal towns and counties.   

Additional Information
  • Learn more about the work that VIMS' Center for Coastal Resources Management does in the field of flood modeling.
Episodes and Web Extras

Episode One: Saving the Shoreline

Web Extra: About Sea Level Rise

Web Extra: The Impact of Inches

Web Extra: Nuisance Flooding

Episode Two: Responding to Plastics Pollution

Web Extra: Chemical Framework of Plastics

Episode Three: Deploying Bots in the Bay

Episode Four: Forecasting Tidal Flooding