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Rising seas, increased storm surges will put NY’s coastlines at risk: Task Force

Nov 12th, 2010 | By

A draft report of the Task Force’s findings and recommendations was released Nov. 9 and is available for public review and comment through Dec. 12. Conservative projections of sea level rise by the end of the century are 7 to 23 inches, but some projections predict a rise of more than four-and-a-half-feet by 2100.