For many, the devastation of Hurricane Sandy is still with them. NY/NJ Baykeeper is currently working with a coalition of conservation, housing and arts advocates to ensure forward-looking decisions and policies are being implemented post-Sandy. We cannot simply rebuild stronger, we need to rebuild smarter and invest in our communities and infrastructure in line with what long-term planning, sea level rise and climate change science tells us.
To see the impacts of Hurricane Sandy on New Jersey’s northern coast click Superstorm Sandy Map.
To read more about NY/NJ Baykeeper’s Post-Sandy positions and policy agenda click NYNJ Baykeeper post-Sandy policy
NY/NJ Baykeeper worked with several environmental and conservation organizations to develop CommunityPrinciples_Dec2012