Protecting Cultural Heritage in a Warming WorldA special series examining how climate change is impacting cultural and heritage sites around the country and the efforts being taken to mitigate the damage.
Threatened by rising sea levels, San Francisco is considering drastic measures to save its historic shoreline. Above, the Ferry Building pictured in 2009.
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Conservation professionals learn how to respond to cultural heritage emergencies following disasters at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston on Sept. 20.