31 Jan '18, 2pm

10 threatened U.S. coastlines

America’s 95,000 miles of coastlines are among the most scenic on the planet, from sandy white beaches to lush marshes to rocky cliffs. And yet, our coasts remain threatened. Coastal habitats can be destroyed by development, overfishing, pollution and even the dredging of sea canals. A proposal from the Trump administration would open up almost all of the country's water territories to offshore drilling . Luckily, marine advocacy and conservation alliances abound to preserve these coastlines, not to mention politicians not keen on the Trump administration's plans. We've rounded up 10 compelling examples of American shores in jeopardy with information on some of the organizations that are trying to help Pictured here is Alaska's Cape Spencer, a glacial-carved fjord system located in Glacier Bay National Parks System. According to the National Parks Conservation Association ...

Full article: https://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/wilderness-resources/ph...

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