How sea-level rise will reshape the population is dramatic. And it’s only one part of the many effects of climate change that were examined in a 1,656-page report issued on the day after Thanksgiving by 13 federal agencies and 300 leading climate scientists—and about which the president said “I don’t believe it.”
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Due to myriad factors including the Earth’s rotation, California will deal with even higher sea-level rise than other locations, as the atmosphere and oceans warm. Here, at the southernmost beach town in California, one small city is asking: What if we just got out of nature’s way?