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Could Sandy Happen Again? Maybe, says Tufts Geologist
Description: Almost a year after Hurricane Sandy, parts of New York and New Jersey are still recovering from billions of dollars in flood damage. Tufts University geologist Andrew Kemp sees the possibility of damage from storms smaller than Sandy in the future. "Rising sea levels exacerbate flooding," says Kemp. "As sea level rises, smaller and weaker storms will cause flood damage." [Source: Tufts University]
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Source: Tufts University
Publish Date: 10/17/2013
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