Homes in Nags Head are perilously close to the Atlantic Ocean. As climate change leads to rising sea levels, North Carolina must adjust its coastal development policies. PHOTO BY JOHN D. SIMMONS - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
Homes in Nags Head are perilously close to the Atlantic Ocean. As climate change leads to rising sea levels, North Carolina must adjust its coastal development policies. PHOTO BY JOHN D. SIMMONS - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com JOHN D. SIMMONS JOHN D. SIMMONS - jsimmons@charl
Homes in Nags Head are perilously close to the Atlantic Ocean. As climate change leads to rising sea levels, North Carolina must adjust its coastal development policies. PHOTO BY JOHN D. SIMMONS - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com JOHN D. SIMMONS JOHN D. SIMMONS - jsimmons@charl

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