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April 11, 2019
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Apr

New York Times Magazine: What Survival Looks Like After the Oceans Rise

Standing sometimes waist-deep in seawater on the shores of the Bay of Bengal in Bangladesh, they work to find bricks, dig them out of the sludge and cart them to the side of the road to sell. The job is new, a result of devastating storm surges a little more than a decade ago. In...
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Apr

Scientific American: After a $14-Billion Upgrade, New Orleans’ Levees Are Sinking

Sea level rise and ground subsidence will render the flood barriers inadequate in just four years The $14 billion network of levees and floodwalls that was built to protect greater New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina was a seemingly invincible bulwark against flooding. But now, 11 months after the Army Corps of Engineers completed one of...
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Apr

AP: RES Receives Two Project Merit Awards from EBJ

SAN DIEGO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 10, 2019–Environmental Business JournalĀ® (EBJ), a strategic business intelligence provider to the environmental industry, has honored RES and its partners with two awards for Project Merit, Natural Resource Management, for 2018. The awards recognize two separate ecological restoration projects. The first project, funded by global energy firm BHP, restored a coastal...
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