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bos2Nature-based solutions can help New York and New Jersey adapt to rising seas and intensifying storms

By Steve Koller Environemental – Defense Fund – August 19, 2019
With peak hurricane season upon us and what seems like daily coverage of record storms, floods, and ice melt, climate adaptation solutions should be top of mind for individuals and governments alike. After all, recent data show billion-dollar disaster events continue to take place with increasing frequency. Here in New York, many are wondering whether we’ll be ready when the next big storm hits. An emerging consensus —even among local elected leaders —seems to be: “Nope.” Read full blog post here.

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