PROJECTS: Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea: 2010_ov_xmas_snow_house

Snow storm, 2010Snow covers a bay-side apartment building the day after Christmas in the Ocean View neighborhood of Norfolk, Virginia. A nor'easter dumped fourteen inches of snow - the third heaviest on record. Extreme weather is not uncommon here. Scientists says rising sea levels and sinking land makes the city of Norfolk more vulnerable to flooding compared with other cities along the East Coast.

Snow storm, 2010 

Snow covers a bay-side apartment building the day after Christmas in the Ocean View neighborhood of Norfolk, Virginia. A nor'easter dumped fourteen inches of snow - the third heaviest on record. Extreme weather is not uncommon here. Scientists says rising sea levels and sinking land makes the city of Norfolk more vulnerable to flooding compared with other cities along the East Coast.