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Earth Journal

Earth Journal by Ron Meador aims to clarify environmental issues in the news, lend proportion and perspective to competing claims, and engage MinnPost readers in exploring subjects that lie beyond the headlines — with a special emphasis on solutions to environmental challenges. 

Counting the cost of high-tide flooding in homes abandoned to a rising sea

By 2045, homeowners might abandon more than 300,000 oceanfront properties. By the end of the century, 2.4 million.