A Year After Sandy, The Wrong Policy on Rebuilding the Coast

Posted In Inform, Sandy Storm
Oct
31

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Mantoloking, NJ. Aerial pictures of New Jersey’s coast, after superstorm Sandy devastated the area. Photo courtesy of: © Program for the Study of Developed Shorelines (PSDS) / WCU

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One year after Hurricane Sandy devastated parts of the U.S. East Coast, the government is spending billions to replenish beaches that will only be swallowed again by rising seas and future storms. It’s time to develop coastal policies that take into account new climate realities…

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Coastal Care junior
The World's Beaches
Sand Mining
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