Op-ed by Daniel Natchez, Marina Dock Age, January 15, 2020
There is no doubt that climate change and sea level rise are happening. The only real questions are how fast and how high are the waters rising – and how bad and more frequent are the storms going to be?
Unfortunately, many politicians do not want to deal with the reality and do not want to plan for it. Why? Well, it could be that it can seem frightening if one really looks hard at it, whether from a cost or emotional perspective. Also, unfortunately, it has become a hyper-partisan issue in the current U.S. national political environment – even as local politicians are increasingly faced with the realities on the flooded ground. Read More