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489
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Wilms discusses the potential effects of sea-level rise on coastal North Carolina, and the relevant North Carolina policy for this contingency.
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Carolina Planning (NoCar HT 393 N8 C29x), Vol. 16 Issue 2, Fall 1990, p44-50, il, map, bibl, f
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16562
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Dr. Stan Riggs and his colleagues at East Carolina University have just turned out a first-class study and prognosis on North Carolina's coast. In the most recent piece, NORTH CAROLINA'S COAST IN CRISIS: A VISION FOR THE FUTURE, Riggs has gone from observing to predicting--the seas are rising at an increasingly rapid rate and believes the Outer Banks will become a series of islands rather than a narrow barrier island.
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25290
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At the meeting of the Senate Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources committee, Dr. Stanley Riggs pointed out the alarming rate of sea level rise in North Carolina and its causes as well as ways to prevent further rise.
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Currents (NoCar TD 171.3 P3 P35x), Vol. 24 Issue 2, Spring 2005, p7, il