Nearly 400,000 U.S. Homes Will Experience Chronic Flooding by 2050

https://e360.yale.edu/digest/nearly-400000-us-homes-will-experience-chronic-flooding-by-2050

Nearly 400,000 homes in the United States will be either permanently inundated by sea level rise or suffer chronic flooding from higher tides and storm surges by 2050 if nations fail to make significant cuts to greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new analysis by the real estate company Zillow and Climate Central. That number could grow to 2.5 million homes — worth $1.3 trillion, equal to 6 percent of the U.S. economy — by 2100 if emissions remain unchecked.

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Original Title: Nearly 400,000 U.S. Homes Will Experience Chronic Flooding by 2050
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