Extreme rainfall hammered Boulder, CO with more than 17 inches of precipitation in just six days earlier this year. Salt Lake City’s snowpack—a critical water source—is showing troubling changes in its melting rates. Costly floods and overflowing ... FULL ARTICLE AT World Resources Institute
MANTOLOKING, N.J. - Work on a $40 million, four-mile-long steel seawall that will extend through this Ocean County town and into the beachfront areas of neighboring Brick Township trounced by Hurricane Sandy could begin early next year, officials said. FULL ARTICLE AT Philadelphia Daily News
Press of Atlantic City: Raising houses in flood-prone areas has been a key part of rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Sandy.
As the sea level continues to rise, however, experts warn there will come a time when, while the houses are ... FULL ARTICLE AT EcoEarth
Star-Ledger: Looking back at the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy is prompting one of New Jersey`s largest coalitions of environmental volunteers to look forward to a more challenging battle: climate change.
Clean Ocean Action celebrated the final month of it ... FULL ARTICLE AT EcoEarth
The Asbury Park Press , a southern New Jersey newspaper, reported on Friday that the paper has been requesting information from Chris Christie's administration for months on where federal funding for Hurricane Sandy victims is going--requests that, so far, have ... FULL ARTICLE AT Big Journalism
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NEW YORK, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- More than half of those who filed federal flood insurance claims after Hurricane Sandy hit the U.S. mid-Atlantic were paid enough to cover losses, records show. FULL ARTICLE AT United Press International