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Professor Brett Sanders Appears in Documentary on Coastal Erosion and Flooding

Professor Brett Sanders Appears in Documentary on Coastal Erosion and Flooding

Blum Center-affiliated professor Brett Sanders recently appeared in a documentary film, “Coastal Crisis: California’s Vanishing Beaches.” Created by Mike Moodian, the documentary explains how climate change is causing sea levels to rise and eroding Southern California beaches. Read an article about the documentary here or watch the 30-minute film on YouTube.

Op-Ed: Southern California’s beaches are running out of sand

Op-Ed: Southern California’s beaches are running out of sand

In an op-ed published by the LA Times, Division of Flooding and Poverty research lead Brett Sanders describes how sand deposits, sediment management, and climate change combine to create challenges for beaches in Southern California. Beyond erosion on beaches themselves, lack of sand deposits also impacts infrastructure in communities along […]

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