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BUILDING COLLAPSE IN SURFSIDE, FLORIDA : WHY?

It was before sunrise Thursday 24 June 2021 that my pinging mobile phone, acknowledging text messages coming in, woke me up. Upon checking the headings of these messages alerting me to the partial sudden collapse of the 12-story Champlain Tower … Continue reading

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Southeast Florida needs a course correction in climate adaptation!

On 31 May 2019, on the eve of the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane season, Climate Wire published an excellent and timely article https://www.eenews.net/stories/1060435875 by journalist Dan Cusick titled “Threat of costly storm surge rise along coasts”. In this article Mr. Cusick … Continue reading

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