Monday, March 15, 2021
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Monday, March 15, 2021

It's 52 degrees in Gorham today. Here's the news—

Tiny Town, Big Decision: What Are We Willing to Pay to Fight the Rising Sea?

Christopher Flavelle and Erin Schaff, New York Times

On the Outer Banks, homeowners in Avon are confronting a tax increase of almost 50 percent to protect their homes, the only road into town, and perhaps the community’s very existence.

Electric Cars Are Coming. How Long Until They Rule the Road?

New York Times

A new car sold today can last a decade or two before retiring. This “fleet turnover” poses a major challenge for climate policy.

A corporation wants to mine for gold near Death Valley. Native tribes are fighting it

LA Times

Environmentalists and tribal leaders are fighting a plan by K2 Gold to sell its mining claims to a large corporation for development.