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No Plan in New Jersey for Long Term Sea Level Rise

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Coastal states throughout the region are coming up with strategies to prevent flooding from sea level rise in the next century. Except in New Jersey.  And that has planners and environmentalists alarmed.

"We see other states stepping forward, engaging in planning and figuring out how to prioritize limited funding to make sure we’re getting the biggest bang for our buck," said Chris Sturm, who focuses on planning for New Jersey Future.