Envisioning Risk of Hurricane Storm Surge and Sea-Level Rise: Introduction to ArcGIS Pro and Mapping Coastal Hazards

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In this exercise, you will learn how to work with spatial data using ArcGIS Pro and explore the official hurricane track for Hurricane Sandy and its impacts along the eastern coast.

Technical skills you will learn:

  • Opening and exploring ArcGIS Pro interface.
  • Importing an existing map.
  • Symbolizing data.
  • Navigating ArcGIS Pro.
  • Creating a 3D scene.
  • Navigating the 3D scene.

This exercise was developed for the NCAR GIS Program BRIGHTE Workshop : Envisioning risk of hurricane storm surge and sea-level rise that took place the summer of  2019 and the summer of 2020.

Exercise (1.13 MB)


Jennifer Boehnert, National Center for Atmospheric Research

J. Greg Dobson, University of North Carolina at Asheville

Patricia Carbajales, Clemson University

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