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Wed Aug 14, 2019, 06:13 PM

2. true and the fixes, if they work, are expensive.

No state will be more financially stressed by the impacts of invading seas than Florida.
That is according to a new study released this summer on the costs of sea level rise adaptation.
“Just for seawalls alone across the country, it’s $400 billion over the next 15 years,” David McDougal of the Miami Climate Alliance said. “For Florida alone, it’s $76 billion.”

https://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local/The-Soaring-Cost-of-Rising-Seas-537483291.html

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