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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Chapter 1
Sandy Point
August 1, 2017

On August 1st I drove to Sandy Point on Plum Island’s south end. It was a long beautiful ride from my home in ... See more

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This is How South Florida Ends

https://gizmodo.com/this-is-how-south-florida-ends-1783803198

It’s a scorching midsummer day, and the sawgrass is still under a pale blue sky. Waist-deep in water and sinking slowly into the muck, I fend off mosquitos as a man from South Florida’s Water ... See more

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Right kind of collaboration is key to solving environmental problems

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/08/170818092136.htm

Society's ability to solve environmental problems is tied to how different actors collaborate and the shape and form of the networks they create, says a new study.

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A controversial California effort to fight climate change just got some good news — The Washington Post

In California, some companies can pay to protect forests rather than cut their own greenhouse gas emissions — and new research says the program is succeeding.

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Eclipse reminds us we all live within the wonder of nature.

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Chapter 1
Sandy Point
August 1, 2017

On August 1st I drove to Sandy Point on Plum Island’s south end. It was a long beautiful ride from my home in ... See more

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