Entries by Hannah Richter

Dead Tree Standing: Saltwater Threatens Coastal Forests and Ecosystem Services

As sea levels rise, ghost forests expand.

“Fighting for Inches” in the Southeast’s Struggle With Salt

Can coastal agriculture withstand rising seas, migrating marshlands, and frequent storms?

Saltwater Intrusion, a “Slow Poison” to East Coast Drinking Water

At a rate of 400 feet per year, saltwater is migrating west from the ocean to once-secure inland groundwater reserves.