In the News this Month:


"To preserve the Boston Metropolitan region as New England’s economic engine and hub of cultural and social diversity, we must act now to protect the 15 cities and towns that are linked to Boston Harbor from future storm-surge flooding. The flood protection choices of two cities, New Bedford and New York, represent divergent public policy decisions that can inform and guide coastal resiliency options for the Boston Harbor metro region."

Bill Golden is President of the National Institute for Coastal and Harbor Infrastructure (NICHI), which is committed to building a broad national coalition of private and public interests to advocate for a national interstate coastal infrastructure system that integrates, enhances and funds local, regional and state coastal climate adaptation plans.


A Boston Harbor coastal resiliency system? ‘Layered defense’

Boston Globe | May 31, 2021


Storm Surge Hazards Map
New York Harbor Observing and Prediction System (NYHOPS)