Albert J. Slap is president and co-founder of Coastal Risk Consulting, LLC, a geospatial technology, modeling and analytics company located in Plantation, FL. Coastal Risk is the first company to provide millions of coastal homeowners in the US, as well as businesses and local governments, with online, state-of-the-art, climate risk assessments at an affordable price.
There are many relatively minor and cost-effective measures that homeowners in the vulnerable coastal areas can take. Why don't they?