August 19 - August 23, 2019

As reported by the Center for Climate Integrity early last month, various U.S. coastal communities are expected to pay $416 billion in seawall protection services over the next 20 years. Do you think all 50,000 miles worth of coastal barriers will be successfully installed or will we see the abandonment of waterfront communities?


Answers Votes
Abandonment. 79%
Other (Please respond in the comments). 15%
Installation Successful. 6%


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Tagged categories: Asia Pacific; Climate Control; Climate monitoring; EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa); Environmental Controls; Infrastructure; Latin America; North America; Port Infrastructure; Seacoast exposure; Z-Continents

Comment from Neil Pittman, (8/19/2019, 11:47 AM)

The coastal barriers will be mostly installed and mostly successful, but there will be poor decision making and construction defects and we will see flood damage. No coastal areas will be abandoned.


Comment from Chad Laubenthal, (8/20/2019, 8:41 AM)

I agree with Neil


Comment from Erica Ray, (8/21/2019, 1:55 PM)

am I saying yes that the coastal barriers will be installed or yes we will see an abandonment of waterfront communities?


Comment from Destiny Johnson, (8/21/2019, 2:20 PM)

Hello, Erica! Sorry about the confusion, we have since updated the poll answers to clarify.


Comment from Daniel Grossmann, (8/23/2019, 5:04 PM)

I agree with Neil.


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