by Blair Tormey | Mar 21, 2019 | All stories, Coastal News, National Coastal News, Policy, Published ItemsAndy Coburn’s analysis of the CBRA concluded that the CBRA has reduced federal coastal disaster-related expenditures by $9.5 billion between 1989 and 2013. Future CBRA savings over the next 50 years are forecast to range between $11 billion for a low...
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by Katie Peek | Feb 6, 2019 | All stories, National Coastal News, Opinion, Published Items“… but let’s be clear, beach and dune building projects are not restoration projects.” Read more commentary by Rob Young here
by Holly Duggins | Oct 2, 2018 | All stories, Coastal News, National Coastal News, Opinion, Policy, Published ItemsDr. Rob Young weighs in on costly replenishment efforts following Hurricane Florence. Learn more here.
by Katie Peek | Sep 13, 2018 | All stories, Coastal News, Events in the News, North Carolina Coastal News, Policy, Published Items, Reports, Research“…the coastal vulnerability assessment show that over two-thirds of the infrastructure evaluated at Cape Lookout have high vulnerability to coastal hazards, and have a combined replacement value of over $40 million.” Read the update here.
by Holly Duggins | Sep 4, 2018 | All stories, Coastal News, National Coastal News, Opinion, Policy, Published Items “Unnaturally altered beaches could pose an elevated risk of injury to the very tourists that sand replenishment was meant to attract.” Read more here.