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Climate Adaptation, a Blog by Michael Cote

Climate Adaptation, a Blog by Michael Cote

Despite the bold talk of massive infrastructure improvements in the direct aftermath of the storm called Sandy, Cote wonders if the nation’s famously short memory will prove a barrier now…

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Superstorm Sandy: Interactive Before And After Images

Superstorm Sandy: Interactive Before And After Images

Parts of the New Jersey coastline before and after the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.

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Post Sandy: Most Recent Aerial Images of New Jersey and New York Shoreline

Post Sandy: Most Recent Aerial Images of New Jersey and New York Shoreline

Most recent aerial pictures of New Jersey and NY shoreline after superstorm Sandy devastated the areas, by PSDS / WCU.

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What’s Next After Superstorm Sandy?

What’s Next After Superstorm Sandy?

All along the coast, hundreds of homes were lost, and thousands of people still have no power after Sandy wreaked havoc. The impact is not unlike many other destructive recent storms in the United States, such as Ivan, Katrina and Ike. So what can be done..?

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Sandy’s Storm Surge Mapped – Before It Hit

Sandy’s Storm Surge Mapped – Before It Hit

In June, geologists at the College of Staten Island, developed a model showing how New York’s geography would amplify a storm surge in the event of a large storm, spelling trouble for low-lying urban areas.

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Sandy-Battered NYC, NJ Prepare for New Storm

Sandy-Battered NYC, NJ Prepare for New Storm

Residents of New York and New Jersey who were flooded out by Superstorm Sandy waited with dread Wednesday and heard warnings to evacuate for the second time in two weeks as another, weaker storm spun toward them.

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Hurricane Sandy Relief Initiatives

Hurricane Sandy Relief Initiatives

Join us in helping those who suffered the terrible impacts of Hurricane Sandy. Here is a number of groups working to do so.

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New Storm Could Brewing Could Threaten Sandy-Damaged Beaches

New Storm Could Brewing Could Threaten Sandy-Damaged Beaches

With coastal communities in New York and New Jersey still reeling from the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy, the last thing the area needs is another storm. But that’s exactly what it might get. A nor’easter is predicted to potentially hit the East Coast on the 7th, and beach erosion experts are concerned about further damage to shorelines devastated by Sandy.

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A Changed Coastline in Jersey

A Changed Coastline in Jersey

On October 29, 2012, lives were changed forever along the shores of New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, and in the two dozen United States affected by Superstorm Sandy. The landscape of the East Coast was also changed, though no geologist would ever use the word “forever” when referring to the shape of a barrier island.

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