Rising Sea Level Threatens Stinson Beach NeighborhoodsThe U.S. Geological Survey predicts that by 2100 the ocean could rise as much as seven feet, putting some 600,000 homes at risk of flooding. Many of them are in Marin County.
Sea Level Rise Could Flood Bay Area Homes, According To New MapA new interactive map predicts where seal level rise will be in thirty years, and if it's right many homes in the Bay Area could be under water - literally.
Homeowners Fear Losing Property Over 'Managed Retreat' Policies To Address Sea Level RiseBy 2100, the U.S. Geological Survey predicts some 600,000 homes will be at risk of flooding. While the state Coastal Commission wants to let nature take its course, homeowners are fighting back.
Sea Level Rise Report Warns Rising Waters Will Inundate Marin Coastal AreasA report on the threat of sea level rise (SLR) presented to Marin County supervisors on Tuesday stressed there is no one-size-fits all solution to what has been called "a slow moving disaster."
Heatwaves, Wildfires, Rising Seas Among Dire Predictions In CA Climate StudyMore destructive fires, brutal heat waves and rising sea levels are just some of the effects of climate change according to a new study on climate change.
Study Predicts California Will Experience Increased Weather VolatilityA new study says California can expect to see a lot more dramatic weather swings over the next several decades.
Bill Seeks Millions In Funds For San Francisco Seawall ImprovementsAn aging seawall along San Francisco's iconic waterfront would leave the city defenseless in the event of sea level rise or a major earthquake, but new state legislation announced Monday would help secure more funding to strengthen it.
San Francisco Bay Area Cities Built On Landfill Are Sinking Faster, Study FindsA new study says parts of the Bay Area are sinking faster than expected.
Stinson Beach Study Says Sand Dunes May Stem Erosion Caused By Sea Level RiseSea levels may be rising but one Bay Area beach community is not going down without a fight. In Stinson Beach many believe sand dunes are the key to battling erosion.
Sea Rise To Cause Frequent Flooding In Bay Area Cities, Study WarnsA new study of sea level rise looks at the Bay Area communities most vulnerable to it, and how quickly residents and planners will have to adapt.
Global Warming May Require Foster City To Build A Taller LeveeFoster City's levee must be replaced. But the city is debating whether or not to factor in expected sea level rise caused by global warming.
Hundreds Of Thousands In Bay Area Will Be Displaced By Rising Sea Levels, Millions NationwideBy the end of this century, researchers predict some 13.1 million people living in the U.S. could be displaced by rising waters.
Study: Surging Sea Levels Will Inundate Bay Area, Sacramento, Stockton If Carbon Emissions Go UncheckedIf carbon emissions continue to increase unabated, large, populated areas of Northern California and the U.S. will be inundated from rising sea levels over the course of this century according a new project.