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Global-warming skeptics in tidal Virginia

Virginia’s coastal zone is at a high level of risk from sea-level rise, but local jurisdictions’ efforts to enact mitigation plans, particularly in the rural Middle Peninsula, are opposed by residents who are skeptical of climate-change science. Read related article.

A map of Virginia’s Middle Peninsula
Source: Middle Peninsula Planning District. Laris Karklis/The Washington Post. Published on December 17, 2011, 5:42 p.m.

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