Coastal management legislation balances environmental concerns with property rights

May 9th, 2012 | By | Category: General

Legislation to protect the shoreline from such ravages of future storms, as well as the compounding impact of sea level rise, has passed the General Assembly.

While it stops far short of a list of mandates, it does represent a sea-change — so to speak — in what the state considers necessary to manage the shoreline in light of a changing environment and, generally, more concern about it.

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