Climate Change

Climate Change and Severe Weather The Georgia barrier islands naturally experience broad tidal amplitude, from 2.0 meters (6.5 feet) to 2.8 meters (9.2 feet), with an average of 2.3 meters (7.5 feet). Tides, waves, storms, and storm surges—as well as longshore currents and littoral drift of sediment—shape the beaches, alter the marshes, and erode the … Continue reading Climate Change