Waterfront Retreat: A Bay Community Faces Rising Seas and Buyouts

This Yale Environment 360 article discusses the issues faced by waterfront communities because of sea level rise. Beset by sea level rise and increasing storm damage, most residents of the Delaware Bay community of Money Island have opted to take buyouts from the state and abandon their homes. An e360 video shows that for those who remain, the decision to stay or leave can be agonizing.

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