NJ Spotlight News

Rising seas projected to exact heavy toll on NJ’s tax base

Clip: 10/03/2022 | 6m 15s | Video has closed captioning.

Hurricane Ian stunned Floridians with its destructive force. But another, more widespread threat lurks -- the inexorable power of rapidly rising sea levels. A new study predicts that by 2050, the New Jersey coast could see more than 50 square miles go underwater at high tide, regularly submerging some 6,000 buildings.

Aired: 10/03/22

Rating: NR

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