ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 27, 2000
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(Studio: Kevin Newman) Report introduced.
(Miami: Ron Claiborne) Government report on the loss to erosion of homes built along the American coast featured; scenes shown of houses washed away; details given of the extent of erosion along the Gulf and East coasts due to global warming. [Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) James Lee WITT - comments.] [North Topsail Beach, North Carolina, resident Jerry TONER - says homes were lost.] [Duke University professor Orrin PILKEY - says we lose the battle trying to hold the shoreline in place.]
(Studio: Kevin Newman) ABCNews.com coverage of the erosion story noted.
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