Liberia: Coastal Erosion Displaces Hundreds

By All Africa

Coastal erosion has wiped out dozens of homes and left nearly 200 inhabitants homeless in Buchanan, the second largest city in Liberia, and government officials say the whole city of 200,000 people is threatened.

The situation is …

Would it still be Miami Beach with Foreign Sand?

Miami Beach is running out of sand.

By Amy Green, Correspondent of The Christian Science Monitor

Troublesome, because it’s a community that draws its very life from the stuff.

The city and its famous strip, South Beach, thrive off the …