Hurricanes http://ripr.org en Task Force Issues Report to Coastal Cities: Prepare For More Extreme Weather http://ripr.org/post/task-force-issues-report-coastal-cities-prepare-more-extreme-weather <p>A White House panel says coastal communities damaged by Hurricane Sandy should prepare for future storms due to rising sea levels.</p><p>The Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding task force has released a list of recommendations to help communities reduce future damage.</p><p></p><p></p><p>The Presidential task force report says that towns and cities near the coastline need to spend money now in order to avoid costly damage later.</p><p>That’s because climate change and rising sea levels are increasing the threat of extreme storms.</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 13:04:22 +0000 John Bender 20328 at http://ripr.org Task Force Issues Report to Coastal Cities: Prepare For More Extreme Weather