After Sandy, New York aims to fortify itself against next big storm, climate change

Washington Post: Off a narrow road in a swampy part of Staten Island, Thomas Morello is preparing his two-family home for the next time the water pours in from Lower New York Bay, a quarter-mile or so away. When Hurricane Sandy hit more than eight months ago, inundating but not destroying his converted summer cottage, Morel­lo discovered the house was not anchored to its foundation. Now, as he repairs the damage from water that rose almost to the second floor, he is bolting and screwing the structure to its......

Read Complete Article at Water Conserve: Water Conservation RSS News Feed

You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply