Rising Sea Levels are Changing Florida’s Gulf Coast
The natural landscape and indigenous species inhabiting the islands near Florida’s Gulf Coast are being threatened by rising sea levels due to a rapidly changing climate.
The beautiful islands in the northern Gulf Coast of Florida are rapidly changing as rising sea levels threaten biodiversity.
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"Coming to Pass" tells the story of a little-developed necklace of northern Gulf Coast islands. Both a field guide to a beloved and impermanent Florida landscape and a call for its protection, Susan Cerulean's memoir chronicles the uniquely beautiful coast as it once was, as it is now, and as it may be as the sea level rises.