Today is the 6th anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake. As such, I want to talk about an issue that is always in the back of my head, and comes to mind every time I am near a coast in Japan. 929 more words
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Along both of the nation’s coasts, property owners, businesses, and environmental groups are concerned about the potential consequences from slowly rising seas. The models for future sea level rise vary widely. 543 more words
Installing and maintaining a protective barrier against the ocean or sea can be harder than you may think. In fact, there is a reason why commercial seawall contractors are so in demand in the Tampa Bay area. 367 more words
Home is where your heart is, it is where you hang your hat, and depending on what term you prefer it is where you are queen or king of your castle — so protect it with residential seawalls. 476 more words
Researchers from the Tropical Marine Science Institute (TMSI) at NUS and NUS Biological Sciences, with a team of dedicated volunteers, have successfully transplanted six hard coral species onto artificial seawalls on Lazarus Island, off the southern coast of Singapore. 486 more words
Mural artist Spok recently made his way out to Mexico to paint a giant new piece for the latest Pangeaseed “Seawalls” project. The Spanish artist worked away on a piece that featured a massive gum-ball machine that included highly rendered whales floating around within.