RELEASE: Sea-Level Rise: A Slow-Motion Disaster

Washington, D.C. — Today, the Center for American Progress released a video on the tremendous risk that the slow-moving threat of sea-level rise presents to some of America’s most populous cities. CAP visited Norfolk, Virginia, a city on the front lines of the fight against rising seas, to talk to residents and community leaders about their efforts to save the city and learn to live with the water. One thing is clear: Doing nothing is not an option.

Watch the video:

Watch the video: Sea-Level Rise: A Slow Motion Disaster by Andrew Satter and Kiley Kroh

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