Fighting Back

by David Hill, Senior Writer; Civil Engineering Magazine, ASCE World Headquarters, 1801 Alexander Bell Drive, Reston, VA,

Serial Information: Civil Engineering—ASCE, 2014, Vol. 84, Issue 1, Pg. 50-55

Document Type: Feature article


More than a year after Hurricane Sandy flooded streets and destroyed homes in the New York City metropolitan area, focus has shifted from rebuilding to developing infrastructure capable of protecting a region that is expected to grow increasingly besieged by climate change and heavy storms.

Subject Headings: Streets | Floods | Hurricanes and typhoons | Infrastructure | Storms | Climate change | North America | United States | New York | New York City

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