Lost Beaches, Flooding Ahead for Hingham, MA

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Officials in Hingham, Massachusetts recently got their first look at a study on how climate change could impact the town over the next 55 years. And the effects could be significant, according to an article on PatriotLedger.com.

The report suggests that the Route 3A rotary will be under water during the worst storms. The Hingham Bathing Beach will be lost to open water, as will the World’s End marshes. Around Broad Cove, upland will turn into marsh.

Read about the climate change study for Hingham, Massachusetts.