Waves crash near a damaged section of seawall in Pacifica, Calif. Living along the ocean has its benefits, but the swelling ocean may threaten the homes of up to 13.1 million coast-dwelling Americans by the end of this century, according to the study published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change.
Waves crash near a damaged section of seawall in Pacifica, Calif. Living along the ocean has its benefits, but the swelling ocean may threaten the homes of up to 13.1 million coast-dwelling Americans by the end of this century, according to the study published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change. Eric Risberg Associated Press
Waves crash near a damaged section of seawall in Pacifica, Calif. Living along the ocean has its benefits, but the swelling ocean may threaten the homes of up to 13.1 million coast-dwelling Americans by the end of this century, according to the study published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change. Eric Risberg Associated Press

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March 14, 2016 11:25 PM