Coastal Care

Our mission is to raise awareness of and mobilize people against the ongoing decimation of coastlines and oceans around the world.

Day: March 24, 2015

Doubling of Coastal Erosion by Mid-Century in Hawai’i

Doubling of Coastal Erosion by Mid-Century in Hawai’i

Chronic erosion dominates the sandy beaches of Hawai’i, causing beach loss as it damages homes, infrastructure, and critical habitat. Researchers have long understood that global sea level rise will affect the rate of coastal erosion. However, new research indicates that coastal erosion of Hawai’i’s beaches may double by mid-century.

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Facing Coastal Erosion: a Dilemma for the Residents

Facing Coastal Erosion: a Dilemma for the Residents

This past week’s exceptionally high tides revived a debate that has been dividing residents of the Atlantic island of Noirmoutier, off Vendée’s coast, France.

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Seagull Drive Legal Saga Finally Ends, NC

Seagull Drive Legal Saga Finally Ends, NC

Five years after the town declared them public nuisances, six dilapidated houses in South Nags Head will finally be torn down.

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UK’s Coastal Railways Vulnerable to Climate Threat, Expert Warns

UK’s Coastal Railways Vulnerable to Climate Threat, Expert Warns

Hundreds of miles of railway lines around Britain’s coast are becoming increasingly vulnerable to waves, landslides and storms triggered by climate pollution.

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