Virginia’s coast saw two to five times more nuisance floods in 2019 than the national average

With sea level rise continuing to accelerate along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts, Virginia coastal communities in 2019 saw two to five times more nuisance flooding than the national average, a federal report released this week shows.  “Evidence of a rapid increase in sea level rise-related flooding started to emerge about two decades ago, and … Continue reading Virginia’s coast saw two to five times more nuisance floods in 2019 than the national average