This forest used to be a mile inland. Now it is eroding away with every high tide and hurricane. The island of Botany Bay is vanishing.
@joeyh The Earth has seen worse and will survive. We, on the other hand, may not.
There's a terrible beauty in destruction. I really like these photos.
@joeyh At least the trees didn't try to argue about it? (A mile of coast disappeared? That's shockingly impressive)
Coastal home owners keep trying to force cities to build defenses that will be eventually swamped instead of realizing they need to move.
@alienghic to be clear, it lost a mile over the past 100 years
@joeyh I've remember some stories of people in Louisiana whose childhood vacation destinations are now open ocean.
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