Hey — Got Any Sand?
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Hey — Got Any Sand?

Some beach-town economies rest on a foundation of sand. The problem? It keeps... More

Boston Mayor Walsh Pushes Trench Safety Rule
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Boston Mayor Walsh Pushes Trench Safety Rule

Following two deaths in a flooded trench, Marty Walsh wants the city to have power... More

Building Departments Get Busy as Charleston Booms
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Building Departments Get Busy as Charleston Booms

In Charleston, South Carolina, building officials are hustling to keep up with a... More

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New York Settles With Build-It-Back Contractor

Despite complaints, the city has paid a program manager $2 million. More

Could Concrete Cure the Climate?
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Could Concrete Cure the Climate?

Concrete absorbs carbon dioxide, studies say—and over time, concrete could be a... More

King Tides Draw Attention to Sea Level Rise
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King Tides Draw Attention to Sea Level Rise

"Nuisance flooding" is an increasingly frequent reality in low-lying communities More

A Wedge in the Sand: Nature Intervenes in Construction Line Controversy
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A Wedge in the Sand: Nature Intervenes in Construction Line Controversy

Hurricane Matthew moved the battle lines on Kiawah Island's controversial Captain... More

NYC Foreman Guilty in Cave-In Death
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NYC Foreman Guilty in Cave-In Death

An excavation death has led to a criminal conviction in a New York court More

Louisiana Dithers Over Flood Recovery Plan
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Louisiana Dithers Over Flood Recovery Plan

The state wants more Federal aid, but has no firm plan for spending it. More

Charleston Adapts to Sea-Level Rise
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Charleston Adapts to Sea-Level Rise

When you live in the Low Country, a rising ocean is not just a theory. More

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