Midday on the Bay: Sea-Level Rise | WYPR

Midday on the Bay: Sea-Level Rise

Nov 20, 2014

According to a joint report by the Chesapeake Bay Journal and Chesapeake Quarterly, sea levels in the region are rising twice as fast as the global average, something of prime concern for thousands of Marylanders who live on or near coastal areas. Midday on the Bay contributor Rona Kobell, a reporter for the Bay Journal, shares her findings.

In 2010, this century-old house on Holland Island was swept into the Chesapeake Bay by rising sea levels.
Credit David Harp