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South Bethany
Sea Level Rise & Storm Surge Committee
 (SLR & SSC)
Chairperson: George Junkin
Gjunk2@aol.com

The South Bethany Sea Level Rise & Storm Surge Committee was formed in June 2013.

Mission/Purpose:

Given increasing information about future concerns that coastal communities may face as demonstrated by Hurricane Sandy in October, 2012 the Committee looks to means of future protection of property owners’ and Town assets.

Scope of Work:

  • Conduct a SLR & SS Vulnerability Assessment that will identify property elevations, infrastructure and public spaces that may be at risk for SLR & SS.
  • Gather relevant data and expertise to understand the possible hazards and costs associated with SLR & SS.
  • Identify potential options, evaluate and recommend adaptation options.
  • Develop a response based on information and research.