Long Island Sound is not just a big enamel bathtub filling up with seawater. We need to consider the relationship between the rising sea and changing shoreline. We may not know exactly how high our seas will rise, and we may know even less about how our shorelines will retreat, but we must plan for the future.
Ebbin, Syma A., "Riding the Rising Tide: Fathoming Our Changing Coast and Future" (2013). Wrack Lines. 91.