After Sandy: Advancing Strategies for Long-Term Resilience and Adaptability

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After Sandy: Advancing Strategies for Long-Term Resilience and Adaptability. Urban Land  Institute,   Washington, DC,2013. 64 pi, ilus. [Monografía en la Internet]

Hurricane Sandy was the worst natural disaster ever to hit the New York−New Jersey region. When it landed on October 29, 2012, the region was unprepared for its impact despite years of reports and warnings that an event like Sandy was a probability in the near future. Climate experts are now saying that although many aspects of Sandy were unique, the region will likely experience events of its magnitude with increasing frequency in the decades ahead.