Alewife Floodplain Development

This map shows current and proposed development projects in the Alewife region of Cambridge. Overlays show buildings, parking lots, the 2009 tree canopy, FEMA flood plains and estimated 2070 flooding from precipitation in the same region.

Development data compiled and mapped by Doug Brown, Gile Beye and Kent Johnson from public sources. Building, parking lot and tree canopy data from Cambridge GIS. FEMA Flood zones from MassGIS. 2070 flooding from precipitation from the Cambridge Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment. Map shows only flooding in the Alewife region.