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Sea level rise in Malibu

Sea level rise in Malibu | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
Malibu homeowners banded together to address sea level rise. A decade later, they are at war with the city, the surfers, and each other.
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Manhattan Beach surfer issued $1,000 citation for violating beach closure order, disrespecting lifeguard

Manhattan Beach surfer issued $1,000 citation for violating beach closure order, disrespecting lifeguard | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
Manhattan Beach, newsletter - A  Manhattan Beach surfer was issued a $1,000 citation Saturday morning after ignoring a lifeguard’s order that he not go in the water. And being disrespectful.

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Op-Ed: Can Californians live without our access to sand and surf?

Op-Ed: Can Californians live without our access to sand and surf? | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
The beach closures, prompted by the coronavirus pandemic, gives a glimpse of the future when Californians lose their beaches to climate change.

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San Buenaventura State Beach on new list of COVID-19-related closures

San Buenaventura State Beach on new list of COVID-19-related closures | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it

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Coronavirus closures at beaches spark confusion over jurisdictions

Coronavirus closures at beaches spark confusion over jurisdictions | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it

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PIRatE Lab's curator insight, April 10, 9:23 AM
Ventura County Closures:

• City of Ventura: Parks, beach and pier closed. 
• Oxnard: Parks and beaches, including Ormond and Mandalay, temporarily closed this weekend. 
• Port Hueneme: Hueneme Beach, the pier and beach parking lots are closed. 
• County of Ventura: Parks and campgrounds, as well as it beachside RV parking areas, are closed. County trails are open. 
• Channel Islands Harbor: Parks and parking lots are closed; a temporary closure for beaches, including Hollywood, Silver Strand and Kiddie, over the weekend. 
• Ventura Harbor beaches, the public launch ramp and beach parking lots are closed. Parking along Spinnaker Drive also was expected to be prohibited. 
• California State Parks: All beaches and trailheads closed in Ventura County. The list includes Emma Wood, San Buenaventura State Beach, Mandalay, Mugu Beach, Chumash Trail, La Jolla Canyon, Sycamore Canyon, Sycamore Cove, County Line. McGrath was previously closed. 
• Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area: Trails closed on weekends in Ventura County. 
• Conejo Open Space Conservation District: Trails closed. 
• Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority: Trails closed.
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SFO to build 10-mile wall to protect against sea level rise

SFO to build 10-mile wall to protect against sea level rise | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
San Francisco Bay is expected to rise at least 1 foot in the next 30 years and 3 feet or more by 2100. Both San Francisco and Oakland airport are at risk of major flooding.
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What will Malibu's beach erosion problem look like in 20 years? —

What will Malibu's beach erosion problem look like in 20 years? — | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
The rapid erosion taking place in recent years of Malibu’s beaches has garnered much concern from citizens, researchers and public officials. Malibu Magazine takes a look at the causes (in part climate change), the outlook for beloved beaches and what can be done.
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The not-so-natural beach

The not-so-natural beach | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
Growing up, I always imagined the beach to be a natural place. I think it’s safe to say that this sentiment may be pretty common among many beachgoers. It’s easy to think of the beach as being…
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Trump Wants to End Worst-Case Climate Scenario Modeling. Here's Why That Matters.

Trump Wants to End Worst-Case Climate Scenario Modeling. Here's Why That Matters. | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
The president wants to limit the scope of federal climate assessments, which will leave policymakers and the public unprepared to deal with the consequences of climate change.
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Digging out in Montecito means wider beaches but dirtier waters off Goleta and Carpinteria

Digging out in Montecito means wider beaches but dirtier waters off Goleta and Carpinteria | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
When the county dumps tons of mud from the catastrophic debris flow of Jan. 9 on the shores of Goleta and Carpinteria, is that “beach nourishment”?
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Broad Beach Sand Project Costs Jump to $55-60 Million Per Decade

Broad Beach Sand Project Costs Jump to $55-60 Million Per Decade | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
The Broad Beach Geologic Hazard Abatement District (GHAD) is now contending with another set of lawsuits over a project originally estimated to cost about $20 million, which is now estimated
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California cities sue big oil firms over climate change

California cities sue big oil firms over climate change | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
California cities San Francisco and Oakland filed separate lawsuits against five oil companies on Wednesday seeking billions of dollars to protect against rising sea levels they blamed on climate change, according to public documents.
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Lifesavers being 'harassed' by beachgoers defying crowd bans over coronavirus fears - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Lifesavers being 'harassed' by beachgoers defying crowd bans over coronavirus fears - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
The head of Surf Life Saving NSW says lifeguards are being harassed as beachgoers defy closures around Sydney in place to protect crowds against coronavirus risks in large crowds.

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With coronavirus, L.A. County closes all beaches and trails

With coronavirus, L.A. County closes all beaches and trails | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
Coronavirus: L.A. County closes all beaches and adjacent trails and facilities to deter crowds flouting restrictions

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California cracks down, arresting, charging coronavirus violators

California cracks down, arresting, charging coronavirus violators | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
The crackdown against coronavirus scofflaws has escalated, with businesses that refuse to close and people who won't stay out of the water cited.

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Paddle boarder arrested in Malibu, ignored coronavirus closures

Paddle boarder arrested in Malibu, ignored coronavirus closures | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
The man, who wasn't identified, faces a fine of $1,000 or six months in jail, or both, if convicted of violating the state stay-at-home order.

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Adapting to climate change along the Santa Barbara coast | California Sea Grant

Adapting to climate change along the Santa Barbara coast | California Sea Grant | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
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SFO to build 10-mile wall to protect against sea level rise

SFO to build 10-mile wall to protect against sea level rise | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
San Francisco Bay is expected to rise at least 1 foot in the next 30 years and 3 feet or more by 2100. Both San Francisco and Oakland airport are at risk of major flooding.
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Bye-Bye Beaches: How Parts Of SoCal's Iconic Coast Could Disappear In Our Lifetime

Bye-Bye Beaches: How Parts Of SoCal's Iconic Coast Could Disappear In Our Lifetime | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
It could be some of your favorite spots.
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ADAPTATION: Calif. uses untested powers for 'managed retreat' -- Thursday, May 30, 2019 -- www.eenews.net

ADAPTATION: Calif. uses untested powers for 'managed retreat' -- Thursday, May 30, 2019 -- www.eenews.net | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
California created an agency to protect its beaches from overdevelopment before the threat of rising seas was widely understood. Now it's testing the limits of those powers to wage war against the effects of climate change.
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Study: Sand Dunes May Stem Erosion From Sea Level Rise « CBS San Francisco

Study: Sand Dunes May Stem Erosion From Sea Level Rise « CBS San Francisco | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
Sea levels may be rising but one Bay Area beach community is not going down without a fight. In Stinson Beach many believe sand dunes are the key to battling erosion.
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California faces a cascade of catastrophes as sea level rises

California faces a cascade of catastrophes as sea level rises | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
From 1880 to the present, the ocean has risen eight inches, but thanks to intensifying global warming from now until 2100, the increase will be a matter of feet — possibly ten feet.
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Coastal Commission begins crackdown against tech billionaire - California Coastal Coalition

Coastal Commission begins crackdown against tech billionaire - California Coastal Coalition | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
Vinod Khosla could face millions of dollars in fines, under an enforcement action started by the California Coastal Commission over his refusal to allow public access at Martins Beach Source: Coastal Commission begins crackdown against tech billionaire
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As sea level rises, coastal access is going to become an bigger and bigger issue in California.

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Humboldt Bay dredging once again but not the same

Humboldt Bay dredging once again but not the same | California's Coastal Change News | Scoop.it
Scoop, dump, repeat. After a decade Humboldt Bay is getting dredged once again, this time through a different method and a different dump site.
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