News Articles for "Coastal Areas"
SC slave cabin dismantled for Smithsonian display
As a cool sea breeze wafted across a 17th century South Carolina plantation that once grew prized sea island cotton, workers this week carefully disassemb...read more
Cyclone Mahasen fizzles as it hits Bangladesh
Cyclone Mahasan weakened Thursday afternoon into a tropical storm and then dissipated, causing far less damage than had been feared as it passed over Bang...read more
Encroaching sea already a threat in Caribbean
The old coastal road in this fishing village at the eastern edge of Grenada sits under a couple of feet of murky saltwater, which regularly surges past a ...read more
New York City officials say the city should take a roster of steps to handle natural disasters better after Superstorm Sandy. Suggestions include buying m...read more