Walls won’t save our cities from rising seas. Here’s what will.
NBC News - 07/27/2017
“Building a living shoreline starts with a good understanding of what the natural condition along that shoreline once was,” says Steven Scyphers, a coastal scientist at Northeastern University. He adds that the process of creating a living shoreline might be as straightforward as restoring what once existed at the site — whether it’s oyster reefs, coral reefs, or other living breakwaters that dissipate wave energy. – Walls Won’t Save Our Cities From Rising Seas. Here’s What Will – Jul.27.2017 https://www.nbcnews.com/mach/science/walls-won-t-save-our-cities-rising-seas-here-s-ncna786811?cid=sm_npd_nn_fb_mc_170728 via NBC News