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Mangroves vs. seawalls? Mix may be ‘best of both worlds’

Apr. 17, 2022 03:12 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Along most of the historic South Florida coast, mangroves were nature’s way of protecting the coast from waves and hurricanes. As development inched closer to the water, seawalls became the method of choice to separate land and sea. With two feet of sea level rise on...

Former Detroit car factory to be redeveloped into apartments

Mar. 07, 2022 16:56 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Developers are planning to turn a 600,000-square-foot (55,741-square-meter) former car factory in Detroit into 433 market rate and affordable apartments. The $134 million project at Fisher Body 21 is to include commercial and retail space, Mayor Mike Duggan's office...