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Back off the beach and the rising sea? No way, California cities say

The view from high up in Del Mar’s 17th Street lifeguard station is a visit-California poster:  a sweeping curve of sand, dramatic coastal bluffs, a welcoming sea. What scientists see, though, is somewhat more sobering: the Pacific Ocean as seething menace, a marine battering ram born of climate change that will inexorably claim more and […]