Permanently Temporary: Living with Rising Seas
Guest: Elaine Forbes, Executive Director, Port of San Francisco; Nahal Ghoghaie, Bay Area Program Lead, The Environmental Justice Coalition for Water; Larry Goldzband, Executive Director, Bay Conservation and Development Commission
With the melting of Antarctica’s ice and the Greenland ice sheet, projections for the oceans to rise dramatically and quickly are increasing. Watching the news about rising seas due to climate change and the flooding that follows makes us wonder, Where will it stop? The problem is there is no upper limit to sea level rise. The oceans will continue to rise for decades and centuries.
Finding solutions to an ever-rising tide requires us to face thorny questions: How will this impact our coastline? What is this going to cost? And who will be the winners and losers?
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