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Friday, April 19, 2019

Climate Change

Wind turbine, ACUA, Atlantic City

Could Atlantic City be the headquarters for climate change research?

AVALON ZOPPO / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - Walking through the South Inlet last summer, among vacant buildings and lots, David Green pictured sleek research [go to article]
new jersey environment news, Trump

How much would Trump’s climate rule rollbacks worsen health and emissions?

NEELA BANERJEE / INSIDECLIMATE NEWS - The Trump administration's efforts to undo rules aimed at reducing greenhouse gases would lead to a rise [go to article]
beach erosion at Jersey Shore

N.J. coastal towns face nearly $1.6B in annual damage from sea rise, flooding, storms,...

FRANK KUMMER / PHILLY.COM - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released a sweeping report Friday on back bay flooding in New Jersey that singles out climate change [go to article]
Belmar flooded by Hurricane Sandy

Coastal flooding is erasing billions in property value as sea level rises. That’s bad...

NICHOLAS KUSNETZ / INSIDECLIMATE NEWS - Rising seas have already eroded coastal property values from Maine to Mississippi by billions of dollars over the past decade [go to article]

Study: Flooding has cost this Jersey Shore town $5.3B in home value losses

MICHELLE BRUNETTI POST / PRESS OF ATLANTIC CITY - New Jersey has lost $4.5 billion in appreciation of home values since 2005 because of flooding related to sea-level rise [go to article]
fish market

The world is losing fish to eat as oceans warm, study finds

KENDRA PIERRE-LOUIS / NY TIMES - Fish populations are declining as oceans warm, putting a key source of food and income at risk for millions of people around the world [go to article]

NJ faces growing health threat from virus-carrying mosquitoes

JON HURDLE / NJ SPOTLIGHT - New Jersey officials are bracing for the start of this year’s mosquito season amid growing signs that a warming climate is creating [go to article]
Ocean City flooded by winter storm, jersey shore

Sea level rise’s impact on property values will be greatest in N.J. Shore towns,...

FRANK KUMMER / PHILLY.COM - Ocean City, N.J., faces the biggest hit to its property values from sea level rise on the eastern seaboard, surpassing even Miami Beach [go to article]
NOAA flood map, new jersey

Insurers worry a financial crisis may come from climate risks

WILLIAM WILKES / BLOOMBERG - Insurers are increasingly worried that rising temperatures will lead to a slump in property values that could spark broader [go to article]
arctic melt, climate change, NASA

Interview: How will climate change impact New Jersey?

NJ CONSERVATION FOUNDATION - David Robinson, New Jersey’s official climatologist for the past 27 years, spends much of his time keeping up on research [go to article]

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