What is beach restoration?
Beaches change — whether from natural erosion or from storms such as Hurricane Sandy. That’s where human intervention can play a role.
Want to escape cool northern climates or take a break from the office? Sun and sea seekers in North America will find that idyllic and isolated beaches are within reach if they know where to look.
8 best secluded beaches in North America
U.S. beaches laden with sewage and bacteria, study finds
Nearly 3.5 million people fall ill annually as a result of sewage in ocean water according to a study conducted by the Natural Resources Defense Council.
The best beaches of 2012 from ‘Dr. Beach’
From coast to coast (and then a little past that), here are the top 10 U.S. beaches to visit for a summer getaway.
Rising seas expected to wash out key California beaches
The effects of climate change will wash away iconic beaches by century’s end, along with millions of dollars in real estate, roads and tax revenues.
NRDC names America’s dirtiest beaches.
Digital detox vacations: Check your iPhone at the hotel door
Resorts range from mountainous locales with no cell phone reception to Caribbean Islands with no telephones at all.