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Massachusetts beachfront homeowners lose half-million-dollar sand dune to the sea
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Massachusetts beachfront homeowners lose half-million-dollar sand dune to the sea

In a dramatic turn of events, a group of Salisbury, Massachusetts homeowners saw their expensive effort to protect their beachfront homes vanish within days.

Erum Salam reports for The Guardian.

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Oregon's coastline's fate linked to 'Dune' landscape

Oregon's coastline's fate linked to 'Dune' landscape

The iconic dunes of the Oregon coast, which inspired the desert planet in 'Dune,' are now facing their own ecological crisis as invasive species and erosion reshape the landscape.

Kiley Price reports for Inside Climate News.

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For waterfront homeowners, moving can have a different meaning

For waterfront homeowners, moving can have a different meaning

Beach erosion and the frequent occurrence of high tides and strong storms are causing some owners to contemplate lifting or moving as added protection.
Stinsin Beach sea level rise

Many Stinson Beach homes could be flooded amid rising seas within a decade. Would building dunes save them?

A 2016 study of the Marin County’s shoreline towns found that without intervention, flooding linked to rising seas could damage or destroy 200 to 400 of Stinson Beach’s 775 homes by 2030.

After Trump mocks a sea wall in New York, plan is abruptly shelved
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After Trump mocks a sea wall in New York, plan is abruptly shelved

In an unexpected move, the federal government halted a project that might have led to a multibillion-dollar barrier to protect the region from flooding.
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