Mapping Toxics in Communities and Assessing Climate Vulnerability

Use interactive maps to evaluate your location's vulnerability to severe weather events and the potential for chemicals used or stored at your site to impact the surrounding neighborhoods and environment.

OTA developed this Map of Massachusetts Toxics Users and Climate Vulnerability Factors. Follow the URL to use the map online or do a quick address search below.

Data Used in the Map of Toxics Users and Climate Vulnerability Factors

General Instructions for Using the Map

  1. Type in an address into the search bar on the top right of the map.
  2. Click on the "Layers" drop down menu to change the displayed information.
  3. For assistance using this map, contact OTA.

Using the House and Senate District Information

  1. Deselect "Municipalities" in the "Layers" drop down menu.
  2. Select either "State Senate Districts" OR "State House of Representative Districts"
  3. Select other data in the map to fit your needs (MassDEP Major Facilities, for example)
  4. To view labels corresponding to the House or Senate District, click on the map within the borders of a district.
  5. For assistance, contact OTA.

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