Welcome to Storm Surge: Our Purpose

We are a group of concerned citizens in the Merrimack Valley of Massachusetts. Our purpose is to encourage and support our communities to prepare for the impacts of sea level rise, extreme weather events and other effects of long-term climate change. Learn more…

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Sea Fever by John Masefield

https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poems/detail/54932

I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky,

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BBC Nature - Coccolithophores videos, news and facts

Small sea creatures impact the Carbon cycle --- coccolithophores http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/life/Coccolithophore

Tiny coccolithophores have had a big impact on the planet over time.

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1 day ago
To Prep for Rising Seas, Marin County Plays 'The Game of Floods'

https://www.citylab.com/cityfixer/2017/04/when-planning-for-sea-level-rise-turns-to-play/524355/

A choose-your-own-hazard-mitigation game helps citizens think through tough planning decisions.

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Dyke Hendrickson who covers Storm Surge often for the Daily News is doing double duty this weekend at the Newburyport Literary Festival. His Nautical Newburyport book would look good on your ... See more

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Ellen Link gives an impromptu talk on marine debris.

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2 hours ago

Essex Tech students arrive to survey the jetty.

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