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Google is planning a major expansion beyond its Google Cloud campus in Sunnyvale. Marissa Leshnov/Marissa Leshnov for NPR hide caption

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To Build, Or Not To Build? That Is The Question Facing Local Governments

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The moon, in its waning gibbous state, rises near the Jupiter Lighthouse in 2013, in Jupiter, Fla. The 108-feet tall, brick structure was first lit in 1860. The lighthouse sits atop a Native American archaeological site, which is at risk from the rising sea level. Julio Cortez/AP hide caption

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Protecting And Preserving Ancient Sites At Risk From Sea-Level Rise In Florida

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Buildings are seen near the ocean in North Miami. Broward County and many communities in southeast Florida have been aggressive and proactive in preparing for the effects of climate change. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Credit Rating Agency Issues Warning On Climate Change To Cities

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