Sunday, June 23, 2013
Spending gazillons to widen the Outer Banks?
This, buckaroos, is a giant waste of tax dollars. Sure, in the short-term, a widened beach may look OK and attract some tourism dollars, but the long term outlook, given sea-level rise and an increasing number and severity of storms, says otherwise. This article, in the Virginian-Pilot paper of Norfolk, Va., says nothing about climate change and who is responsible.