Texas Coast

View of a storm on the ocean
Associated Press
November 19, 2019 - 6:19 am
Projects to protect Texas marshes from erosion and an Alaska village from the Bering Sea are getting help from some of the 44 grants awarded by the National Coastal Resilience Fund, a public-private partnership assisting communities threatened by storms and flooding from rising and warming seas.
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Texas Coast
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Kelli Wiese
May 27, 2019 - 1:05 pm
FREEPORT (1080 KRLD) - The Coast Guard is searching for two teens along the Texas Coast. Search teams are dealing with strong rip currents as they try to find a 16-year-old swimmer who disappeared at Matagorda Beach on Sunday. Rescuers are looking for a 17-year-old swimmer who didn't make it back...
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Hurricane Protection Texas Coast
Amadeustx | Dreamstime.com
October 27, 2018 - 9:36 am
State and federal officials are recommending a plan to protect the Texas coast from hurricanes - particularly the Houston area - with a barrier system made up of floodwalls, floodgates and seawall improvements. The proposal, which could cost up to 31-billion dollars, focuses on preventing storm...
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