sea level

Rising Sea Levels May Create Problems For Many MarylandersA new study says several parts of Maryland are in particular danger for an increase in high-tide flooding. This comes after the Union of Concerned Scientists press conference Wednesday morning, showing flooding that rarely occurs now will soon change.
Parts Of Maryland May Be In Danger From Rising Sea LevelMaryland has been labeled one of the most vulnerable states to a rise in sea level, and a new report says several of our historic monuments are in particular danger.
Superstorm Sandy Task Force Urges Coastal Towns To Plan AheadTen months after Superstorm Sandy destroyed several coastal communities, a presidential task force is releasing new recommendations to protect people and property. Maryland Emergency Management Agency leaders respond.
Sea Level Rise Threatens Much Of MarylandIt's coming and Maryland better get ready. That's the thrust of a scientific report on sea level rise commissioned by Governor Martin O'Malley.
O'Malley Directs Changes For State BuildingsGov. Martin O'Malley has issued an executive order that's intended to minimize potential flood damage in new and reconstructed state buildings.
'Future Coast' Will Ask Public Opinion On Sea RiseResearchers will ask Anne Arundel County residents later this month for ideas about how to cope with rising sea levels.