Home Buyouts: One Adaptation Approach to Rising Sea Levels

McGinty, Anna.
2017

Abstract: On October 29th, 2012, Superstorm Sandy severely damaged residential and commercial buildings on Staten Island, along with other communities in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. This event triggered residents in the Oakwood Beach Neighborhood of Staten Island to organize and seek funding to relocate through home buyouts. This study examines Oakwood Beach to understand how the curren... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012516
ID: tufts:22428
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