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Report details strategies for receding beaches and the threat of sea level rise

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM 
                                Waves pummel sand “burritos,” which are used to try to mitigate erosion, on 
Oahu’s North Shore at Sunset Beach.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Waves pummel sand “burritos,” which are used to try to mitigate erosion, on Oahu’s North Shore at Sunset Beach.

A report released this week by a community working group lays out the growing catastrophe Oahu’s North Shore will face in the coming decades amid accelerated sea level rise, while providing a framework for policymakers to devise immediate and incremental strategies for adapting to environmental realities. Read more

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