Coastal Care

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Day: December 19, 2014

Dams – Cutting off our Beach Sand; By Gary Griggs

Dams – Cutting off our Beach Sand; By Gary Griggs

The total amount of beach sand trapped behind all of California‚Äôs coastal dams totals about 200 million cubic yards, or a line of dump trucks bumper to bumper stretching completely around the world nearly four times. “Dams – Cutting off our Beach Sand” is excerpted from “Our Ocean Backyard- Collected Essays, ” a book by Gary Griggs.

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Rising Air and Sea Temperatures Continue to Trigger Changes in the Arctic

Rising Air and Sea Temperatures Continue to Trigger Changes in the Arctic

A new NOAA-led report shows that Arctic air temperatures continue to rise at more than twice the rate of global air temperatures, a phenomenon known as Arctic amplification.

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