Sea Level Rise Will Harm Coastal Wetlands in the Chesapeake—A Bad Sign for People and Property

Due to a combination of sea level rise and changing wetland distribution, even relatively weak storms in 2100 could have a greater impact on the Chesapeake Bay region than high-intensity storms today, new research in the journal Natural Hazards Review finds.

Press Release — Aug. 25, 2021, 7 a.m.