AP/Study: Sea level rise increasing major storms off New Jersey

//AP/Study: Sea level rise increasing major storms off New Jersey

AP/Study: Sea level rise increasing major storms off New Jersey

” A new study looking back over 1,000 years finds the flooding risk along the New York and New Jersey coasts increased greatly after industrialization, and major storms that once might have occurred every 500 years could soon happen every 25 years or so.”

 – Wayne Parry, Associated Press

If we are to preserve the way of life of the Jersey Shore, we need to invest now in infrastructure projects that make our coast safer and more resilient to big storms.
 
Click here to read the AP story.
 
 

By |2015-10-08T16:01:59+00:00October 8th, 2015|Emergency Preparedness|