Wednesday, November 28, 2012

How Much of Brooklyn Could Global Warming Destroy?

Posted By on Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 9:00 AM

On Sunday, the New York Times published an interactive map showing what would happen—that is, how much land would be underwater—in different climate change scenarios to cities around the country. Brooklyn, as you may have guessed from what happened during Sandy, would not fare well, even in the milder possible futures. What would be lost?

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Henry Stewart is the Culture Editor at The L Magazine and Brooklyn Magazine. He has always lived in Brooklyn.

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