Md. Coastline Poorly Protected From Rising Sea Levels, Study ShowsUsing nature to dampen the effects of rising sea levels. Maryland has just completed a study of those natural defenses.
Winds & Rains Pummel Ocean City; Downtown Pier Damaged Hurricane Sandy has done significant damage to the downtown pier in Ocean City. Officials are particularly worried about high water and the storm surge in Ocean City. Areas in the south of Ocean City have been evacuated. Authorities expect downtown Ocean City to be under water on Monday as Hurricane Sandy heads for the Delmarva Peninsula.
Agencies Teaming Up To Protect Md.'s WatersAs the nation prepares to remember the Sept. 11 attacks this weekend, the state says its 7,000 miles of coastline need more protection.