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Editorial: New Wildwood bayfront housing would add to storm risks, costs

PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - Wildwood has an idea for developing ratables to help offset the heavy property taxes of residents. Unfortunately [go to article]

N.J. salt marshes in danger of disappearing

AP / NJ.COM - Scientists working on an assessment of salt marshes along the U.S. coast say half of those they studied will be [go to article]

Study: 2 N.J. salt marshes are ‘losing ground’ to environmental influences

Study: 2 N.J. salt marshes are ‘losing ground’ to environmental influences

JUSTIN AUCIELLO / WHYY NEWSWORKS - Scientists working on an assessment of salt marshes along the U.S. coast say half of those [go to article]

As oceans warm, marine life and people who depend on it, struggle to adapt

As oceans warm, marine life and people who depend on it, struggle to adapt

NICHOLAS KUSNETZ / INSIDECLIMATE NEWS - The oceans are warming at rapid clip, and many marine creatures are shifting their ranges [go to article]

Judge rejects Zika argument, rules dune project can proceed

WAYNE PARRY / AP / MCCLATCHY - A federal judge has decided not to block a protective sand dune project along part of [go to article]

Oceanfront owners ask judge to block Jersey Shore dunes

AP / WHYY NEWSWORKS - A group of oceanfront homeowners in Bay Head, New Jersey is saying thanks, but no thanks, to the government [go to article]

Editorial: Adjust beach replenishment to minimize maritime dead zones

Editorial: Adjust beach replenishment to minimize maritime dead zones

PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - Beach replenishment is an expensive and temporary method of maintaining barrier-island beaches. In the absence of alternatives [go to article]

Federal managers vote to slash summer flounder quotas

DAN RADEL / APP.COM - New Jersey's goal of keeping the summer flounder regulations at status quo didn't get enough support at the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission [go to article]

Battle of the century: New Jersey vs. the Atlantic

Battle of the century: New Jersey vs. the Atlantic

ANTHONY R. WOOD / PHILLY.COM - Predictably, nor’easter damage varied among Shore towns in Jersey, where the natives have seen far worse than this [go to article]

Delaware Estuary scientists fear Trump actions will accelerate sea-level rise

Delaware Estuary scientists fear Trump actions will accelerate sea-level rise

JON HURDLE / STATEIMPACT PENNSYLVANIA - Scientists working to defend the mid-Atlantic coast from pollution, development, and sea-level rise fear they [go to article]

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