Gulf of Mexico
Hurricane Michael devastated Mexico Beach as shown in this photo taken on Oct. 10, 2018. (Via U.S. Coast Guard)
Federal

Scientists Upgrade Hurricane Michael To Category 5

After months spent poring over data, the National Hurricane Center announced that it has upgraded Hurricane Michael to a rare Category 5.

International
South Shore-St. Margarets MP and federal minister of rural economic development Bernadette Jordan talks to the media after the provincial and federal governments announced they will each spend $57 million to strengthen and improve 64 km of dykes and causeways between Annapolis and Cumberland counties. - Ian Fairclough
Engineering

Canada: Province, Ottawa spending $114m to reinforce Bay of Fundy dikes against rising seas

Coastwide
A view from the Turner Contemporary, an art gallery in Margate, Kent, England, intended as a contemporary arts space and catalyst for the regeneration of the town. (Photo credit Wikipedia).

United Kingdom: Use culture to re-invent struggling seaside towns, says House of Lords Report

International
Dorset firm Xtreme Falconry provided the two bald eagles, who each have a 7ft wingspan and weigh 10lbs CREDIT: GRAHAM HUNT/BNPS

United Kingdom: Bald eagles deployed to defend beachgoers from 'scary' seagull attacks

Northeast
An Atlantic salmon farm off the coast of Newfoundland. Photograph courtesy of Newfoundland Aquaculture Industry Association.

Canada: Newfoundland salmon sector could see fivefold growth by 2030

Northeast
A view looking east shows erosion along the ocean beach near the Atlantic Terrace Hotel in Montauk on Nov. 27. The beach has eroded to expose sandbags placed beneath the sand. Photo Credit: Gordon M. Grant

New York: Leaving Montauk Oceanfront at Risk