Maryland May Need Billions Of Dollars To Protect Communities Against Rising Sea LevelsSoon, Maryland may need billions of dollars to protect communities against rising sea levels.
Study: Sea Levels Rising On East CoastWith big tropical storms, the higher the sea level, the higher the risk for storm surges and flooding. A new study out puts Maryland right in the middle of some of the fastest rising sea levels on the planet.
Most Beaches From Maine To Va. Eroding A survey of hundreds of miles of New England and mid-Atlantic coastline found that 68 percent of the beaches studied have eroded during the past 150 years, according to a report released Wednesday.