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Managed Retreat is Happening in New York

"The residents of Oakwood Beach, a stretch of small houses built across what was once a saltwater marshland, have agreed to take advantage of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ambitious plan to spend about $400 million to buy waterfront homes, demolish them and return these unprotected areas to nature." - excerpt from NY Times Op-Ed.

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