Del Norte County


Key Issues in the Area

By 2100, sea levels in Del Norte County are project to rise around 25 inches (0.63 meters). Currently, the county is experiencing ongoing roadway hazards that have resulted from severe weather patterns.

  • Sea level rise adds to tides and storm surges which make flooding more common.
  • Rainwater that is unable to drain during coastal storm events adds to flood risk.
  • Coastal erosion causes cliff instability.
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