"Current regulations require any new construction in a FEMA flood zone A to have a first floor elevation at least one foot above the 100-year flood level. Such new construction is not easy to get a permit for, at least not in Maine. New development…"
"Yep, the "tipping point" models seem to be winning. I first studied this back in about 1979 or so, when the term "global warming" hadn't even been coined yet, though we probably used it in our discussions. Gradual warming…"
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Thanks for the welcome, gang. I'll probably sniff around for a bit to get comfortable before I get too active. Though I did just now receive a very interesting link ... might have to share it over in one of the more sciency threads