We know the seas are rising, yet we’re still building large developments within a few metres of present-day sea levels. The tough decisions faced by one coastal council illustrate the struggles going on around New Zealand, report Eloise Gibson and Cass Mason.
Superb in-depth article from @eloise_gibson for @NewsroomNZ on how @OurCoromandel has consented 100's of coastal housing lots on land at risk of #sealevelrise – ignoring advice/Guidance. https://t.co/5ZaQ4dvLA0 @jamespeshaw @EugenieSage @DavidParkerMP pic.twitter.com/AIsVuDwcnb
— Denis Tegg (@denistegg) December 11, 2017