Duke University Press

Orin Pilkey's Latest Book: Sea Level Rise: A Slow Tsunami on America's Shores

Book review: In “Sea Level Rise,” Orrin and Keith Pilkey poinder what will happen to the United States when oceans are 3 feet higher than they are now.

Acknowledging the impending worldwide catastrophe of rising seas in the twenty-first century, Sea Level Rise outline the impacts on the United States’ shoreline and argue that the only feasible response along much of the U.S. shoreline is an immediate and managed retreat. It’s a must-read for anyone who lives or works near the coast and who cares about the future of our beaches and coastal communities.

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