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Beach Erosion

Oahu Faces A Future With Far Fewer Beaches

www.civilbeat.com | Posted 04.09.2015 | Hawaii

On a typical Saturday, surfers precariously scale a seawall at Kewalo Basin and propel themselves into the ocean, sunbathers squeeze onto a narrow rib...

Hawaii's Coastal Erosion Predicted To Double By 2050, New Study Says

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 03.27.2015 | Green

If you think there's not much beach space left in Waikiki right now, chances are it's going to be a lot worse in 35 years. Scientists at the Univer...

For One State, Eroding Coastlines Put Homeowners And Government At Odds

Civil Beat | Sophie Cocke | Posted 11.12.2014 | HuffPost Home

HONOLULU -- Little focuses the mind about far-off dangers better than when those dangers start to get close. Real close. Residents of Rocky Poin...

Precariously Placed Homes Get Washed Away In Hawaii

Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home

For most of Hawaii, the winter means big swells and excellent surfing. But for one neighborhood, the recent waves caught more than just surfers. Rocky...

New Research About Hawaii Beach Erosion

www.livescience.com | Posted 09.07.2013 | Hawaii

Sea level rise may be the main force driving beach erosion in Hawaii, new research suggests. Shorelines naturally change through time as a result of m...

Some Of NJ's Beaches Lost HALF Their Sand From Hurricane

AP | WAYNE PARRY | Posted 01.20.2013 | Green

SPRING LAKE, N.J. (AP) — The average New Jersey beach is 30 to 40 feet narrower after Superstorm Sandy, according to a survey that is sure to intens...

Watch: Beach Replenishment A Tough Issue In Florida

AP | TAMARA LUSH | Posted 05.14.2012 | Miami

PORT ST. JOE, Fla. — The St. Joseph Peninsula is picture-perfect Florida: 17 miles of sugar sand beach interrupted by a few clusters of homes, e...

Southern California Beach Erosion Is Worst In A Decade

latimes.com | Tony Barboza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Jeremy and Fernando Gutierrez descended a staircase to a cove in Laguna Beach for a nighttime lobster dive and almost fell into the ocean. Even in ...

Residents Scramble To Save Broad Beach

latimes.com | Bob Pool | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

For years, beachgoers and environmentalists have worried that wealthy residents of Malibu's exclusive Broad Beach wanted to fence off their 1.1-mile o...