November 7, 2012
Protection from Rising Sea Is Possible, But Pricey
Jon Hamilton, NPR
While New York City and other places along the Northeast coast are still recovering from Superstorm Sandy, they're also looking ahead to how they can prevent flooding in the future, when sea level rise will make the problem worse. They may be able to take some lessons from coastal Norfolk, Va., which is far ahead of most cities when it comes to flood protection.
TAGGED: Sea Level Rise