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Seagrass saves beaches and money

Seagrass saves beaches and money

Increasing erosion with climate change The authors looked at beaches of the Caribbean Sea, where almost a quarter of the Gross Domestic Product is earned in tourism, mainly around the beaches. “With the increase of coastal development, the natural flow of water and sand is disrupted, natural ecosystems are damaged, …

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The Caribbean Island of Mayreau Could be Split in Two Thanks to Erosion

The Caribbean Island of Mayreau Could be Split in Two Thanks to Erosion

Caribbean Climate Wire, Climate Change, Development Aid, Economy Trade, Editors’ Choice, Environment, Featured, Green Economy, Headlines, Latin America the Caribbean, North America, Population, Projects, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations By Kenton X. Chance Reprint | | Print | |En español KINGSTOWN, Nov 6 2018 (IPS) – As a child growing …

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Beach erosion causes concern at Porpoise Point

Beach erosion causes concern at Porpoise Point

Continued rough seas have created erosion issues in the Porpoise Point area that could lead to some temporary closures to vehicles on the beach. That was the determination after Commissioner Henry Dean brought up concerns from citizens during Tuesday’s St. Johns County Commission meeting. “It’s looks a lot worse to …

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