THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING
Boston’s Deer Island Sewage Treatment Plant was built on land 2 feet higher than originally planned to keep it from being flooded by rising sea levels caused by climate change.
The 45th Paralell | Warming where we live

US lags on plans for climate change

By Beth Daley
Globe Staff / April 5, 2007

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

Countries and cities around the world are beginning to use a new strategy to confront climate change: preparing for its consequences. (Full article: 1261 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass

Boston.com top stories on Twitter

    waiting for twitterWaiting for Twitter to feed in the latest...