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It’s Everywhere: Sea-Level Rise’s Surprising Reach Damaging More Than East Coast Shoreline

KELLY POWERS and DINAH VOYLES PULVER / USA TODAY – A walk down this 6-mile stretch of Florida beach might feel different than others.

Some things are the same. Rolling waves reach into smooth sheets, polishing the beach. Seaweed and shells tumble and settle, tumble and settle.

Look to the land, and the view is unexpected. Dunes have been carved into jagged cliffs. Strange canvas tubing pokes out of eroding sand mounds …