Category Archives: Coast

Pilkey’s Latest Word on Sea Level Rise

“A French beach cleared of homes shows NC the way,” written by Orrin Pilkey and published in the News & Observer on Febrary 24th, 2019, describes one possible solution for preparing the Carolina coastline for the imminent threat of sea level rise. Pilkey writes: “As the French minister of the environment said, we need to […]
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Hurricane Florence

Check out these timely responses to our recent hurricane and climate change, including a video in the New York Times, an insightful article from Medium, and an animation of the flooding in Cape Fear.
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Victory for Captain Sams Spit

Last week: “The S.C. Supreme Court dealt a striking blow to the Kiawah developers by reversing the Administrative Law Judge’s authorization of the 2,513 foot long bulkhead along the banks of the Kiawah River at Captain Sams Spit! Kiawah Development Partners wanted this vertical wall and an associated revetment in order to facilitate the development […]
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