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Trick question: How long does it take to bring down a dam?

Eric Schrading and Katie Conrad at Gandy's Beach

A great partnership is behind the new living shoreline at Gandy’s Beach that will help defend the shoreline from erosion and future storms like Sandy.

Susan Adamowicz at Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge in Maine. Credit: USFWS

Salt marshes provide a natural defense against storms by buffering the force of both storm surges and storm waves — can they help us beat the climate change Godzilla?