Hurricane Irene caused $500 million in boating damage.

Hurricane Irene likely caused an estimated $500 million in damage to boats, according to Jim Holler, senior vice president of underwriting for BoatUS. That figure, he said, does not include damage to boating facilities, and includes all boats, whether insured or not, in all states affected by the storm. What made Irene so powerful, he…

Rising waters threaten the coast of North Carolina

  By Bruce Hendersonbhenderson@charlotteobserver.com You're in a part of the world where too much water is just as much a problem as too little water," said Rodney Woolard of the federal Natural Resources Conservation Service. After decades of battling floods and saltwater creeping up its network of drainage ditches, Swan Quarter won a $5.2 million…

2010 Hurricane Season Will Be More Active, Joe Bastardi Predicts

  Hurricane Forecaster Joe Bastardi, have released their early hurricane season forecast for the Atlantic Basin for 2010. AccuWeather.com - Weather News | 2010 Hurricane Season Will Be More Active, Joe Bastardi Predicts

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