Webinar on September 16: Reducing Coastal Risk on the East and Gulf Coasts
Published: 12 September 2014
Superstorm Sandy was the latest reminder of the nation’s vulnerability to coastal storms. Hurricane- and coastal storm-related losses have risen dramatically in the past century, largely due to population growth and development in the most susceptible coastal areas. Sea-level rise and other effects of climate change pose additional threats.
Ap van Dongeren, expert coastal management at Deltares, is the only non-US member on the committee that wrote this report.
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