For the largest city in the U.S., the very real consequences of global climate change are becoming harder to ignore. Since 1900, sea level in the New York City metro area has risen by a foot. That pace, which is already well above the global average, is quickening. A new report by the Regional Plan Association details exactly what parts of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut are most at risk if the current rate of sea level rise continues.READ MORE ►
Report: N.Y., N.J. must prepare for life 'Under Water'