Rising Seas Could Swell Arizona’s Population

This article discusses how people will be forced to migrate from lands affected by sea level rising, to states away from coastal areas.

Arizona’s low taxes and living costs, friendly culture, arts scenes and easy access to outdoor activities make it an appealing state in which to settle.

And in decades ahead the state’s draw as a new home could be boosted as seas rise and oceans warm, forcing coastal residents to deal with fallout like strengthening storms, floods, mudslides and other disasters.

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