map http://blog.wlrn.org en Why Sea-Level Rise Might Hurt Poor Neighborhoods More Than Coastal Areas http://blog.wlrn.org/post/why-sea-level-rise-might-hurt-poor-neighborhoods-more-coastal-areas <p></p><p>Keren Bolter&nbsp;is a doctoral student of geosciences at Florida Atlantic University researching what areas in South Florida are particularly threatened by rising seas. She says all methods of analysis for the risks of sea-level rise only focus on financial vulnerability -- ranking Fort Lauderdale Beach and Miami Beach as high-risk -- but to her, that's not the whole story.</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:40:21 +0000 Wilson Sayre 30194 at http://blog.wlrn.org Why Sea-Level Rise Might Hurt Poor Neighborhoods More Than Coastal Areas Miami's Poor Not So Segregated http://blog.wlrn.org/post/miamis-poor-not-so-segregated <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Out of 51 large metro areas examined by</span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;<a href="http://www.theatlanticcities.com/">The Atlantic Cities</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">,&nbsp;Miami ranks 46th most segregated &nbsp;by poverty. In other words, the city made the study's "least segregated" list.</span></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 19:45:15 +0000 Wilson Sayre 29761 at http://blog.wlrn.org Miami's Poor Not So Segregated How Much Time Do You Spend In Transit? An Interactive Map Of South Florida http://blog.wlrn.org/post/how-much-time-do-you-spend-transit-interactive-map-south-florida <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">There is a lot of discontent among South Florida residents when it comes to our transit system-- both among drivers and public transit commuters. But according to data from the Census, </span><a href="http://transportationnation.org/2013/03/05/census-new-york-maryland-and-new-jersey-have-most-long-distance-commuters/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">it could be a lot worse</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Daniel Rivero 10851 at http://blog.wlrn.org How Much Time Do You Spend In Transit? An Interactive Map Of South Florida